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In this article we analyze two psychological predicates, strike and impress, and posit their conceptual structures based on the theory of Conceptual Semantics advocated in Jackendoff 1983, 1987. We will first examine three types of strike in terms of three semantic criteria (verb type, semantic field, and EVENT/STATE) on the assumption that psychological strike is fundamentally the same as spatial strike. We will extend our analysis to impress, which has two types. All these types require their own distinct conceptual structures. Finally, we will show the necessity of these distinctions by critically examining the raising analysis of Chomsky 1981.