TOK November 2016 Essay Topics Title 5: Contribution of Metaphor in knowledge and understanding. Sample KQs What is the role of Metaphor in understanding? How does understanding contribute to knowledge? How do metaphors contribute to knowing? What ways of knowing are involved in using Metaphors? How do Metaphors influence Reason , Imagination, and Memory? To what extent can we relate and compare , through use of metaphors? Can Metaphors aid our understanding of the abstract? How do Metaphors influence understanding and Knowledge in AOK (areas of knowing) such as Ethics and Religion?