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The purpose of this study is to explore the aspects of conceptualization of time in view of experientialism and folk models in cognitive linguistics. Metaphoric and metonymic aspects of conventional time expressions of the Korean language were analyzed for the above purpose. The results are summarized as follows: First, time is conceptualized not on its own, but through metaphor by similarity and metonymy by contiguity in a con- siderable degree. Second, the metaphoric aspects of time are mainly charac- terized by the following three types of conceptual metaphors: “Time Is Space.”, “Time Is A Thing.”, and “Time Is Resources/Money.” Third, the metonymic aspects of time are characterized by “An Event Replaces Time, or Time Replaces An Event.”, “Distance Replaces Time, or Time Replaces Distance.”, and “A Part Of Time Replaces The Whole.” Lastly, what this study means is like the following: (1) It would be impossible for us to conceptualize time or to do so in such a way that we do today without metaphor and metonymy. (2) Metaphor and metonymy of time are the problem of concepts and thoughts to be dealt before being expressed linguistically. (3) Linguistic expressions of time are not arbitrarily coined, but coherently motivated by our daily physical experiences and socio- cultural contexts.