IJSRP, Volume 8, Issue 9, September 2018 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Jaya Bishnu Pradhan
Mathematics is taken as one of the difficult subject in school education. One of the reasons for taking mathematics as a difficult subjects is due to its abstract nature. The metaphor is a mapping of two conceptual domains: sources and target. The source domain helps student to translate their everyday experiences into an abstract and unfamiliar mathematical content knowledge known as target domain.