Communicating analytical and explanatory notions via examples is largely dependent upon characterization of popular knowledge. Analogies are but one of the important ways of conveying "meaning" in an expression.
Previts, Gary John
"For example...The value of pretending,"
Accounting Historians Journal: Vol. 2
, Article 7.
Available at: https://egrove.olemiss.edu/aah_journal/vol2/iss1/7