Is "uprooted foundation" a mixed metaphor?


I don't think so. Someone told me it is, but after learning about it, it doesn't seem two metaphors are combined into one. Those two words are related and refer to instances when one's core, or foundational beliefs, are no longer in place.

Metaphor asked Feb 19 '14 at 17:03 Grammar Learner New member

0 answers

Your answer

Write at least 20 characters

Have a question about English grammar, style or vocabulary use? Ask now to get help from Grammarly experts for FREE.