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12:58 Oct 30, 2007
English to Polish translations [PRO] Art/Literary - Linguistics
English term or phrase:twisting
The pun is often derided as being the lowest form of wit: however, the pun is the highest form of wit, it is the *twisting* of metaphors. Aristotle said that metaphor is the highest form of thinking; and the greatest punster in the history of the English language was one William Shakespeare.