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The partialness of realization is due not only to the circumstances in which it takes place, but also to an additional factor--namely, that any realization of a goal gives birth to a new problematic situation.
But there is an unavoidable feeling of partialness to a unilingual anthology in a bilingual community.
The key issue, however, is to understand what the partialness is about.
The partialness allows metaphor users or creators to relate certain aspects of one domain selectively to the corresponding aspects of the metaphorically defined or structured domain.

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