The Masonic Word: Types and Functions
In the sources that guide the Masons, and in the sources that they produce themselves, the term “Word” dominates in the meaning of a “text, an idea or a communicative unit”. This determines the importance of the research. Its purpose is to identify the characteristics of the perception of the Word by the Masons, that is, to discover the typology ...
Functions of words-realities in S. Rushdie’s novel “midnight’s Children”
The article examines the features of the functioning of realia words in the text of Salman Rushdie's novel "Midnight’s Children." The delimitation of the term "realia words" is carried out in its comparison with the concept of "realia." The language specificity of the novel is noted,...
Active derivational models of the Russian language based on the «Corona» vocabulary
... both in colloquial speech and in the media and Internet discourse. The paper is devoted to the description of the derivatives where the word-forming sructure is based on such lexical units as covid, coronavirus and corona and related to the content words. The article is aimed at determining the word-forming and stylistic specifics of lexical units related to the topic of the coronavirus pandemic. For this purpose, the author collected the card index of lexical units which includes 186 items corresponded ...
Reflections on the dictionary of an integral type
The article focuses on the issue of an integral word description in dictionaries. The principle of integrity implies that the most complete information about a word is included in its dictionary entry. The word is an independent two-sided and multifunctional unit of a language, respectively, it raises ...
The “living” word in the light of modern cognitive studies (Dedicated to the anniversary of Alexandra Zalevskaya)
This article considers the key provisions relating to the nature and structure of the word in human mental space. The author distinguishes between the word as an asset of an individual (the “living” word) and the word as found in a dictionary. It is concluded that there is a dramatic difference between the mental lexicon and a dictionary ...
Russian facets in J. Joyce’s neologisms and their interlanguage translation
The paper examines nonce words in James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake, particularly those originating from the Russian language. The research aims at defining word-formation patterns of the units in question and studying limitations of their interlanguage translation. Based on ...
The pragmatic functions of culture-specific words in a retrospective discourse
The author analyses the linguistic and pragmatic aspects of retrospective discourse which is structured by various means including culture-specific words. The author offers a systematized classification of these words depending on the effect these words produce on the reader. Special attention is paid to anthroponyms, toponyms, and temporal markers accumulating information which is important to the ...
The Theory of the Inner Form of the Word in the Semantic Research of A. A. Potebnja and W. von Humboldt
The article analyzes the influence of works by A. Potebnja and W. von Humboldt on the development of modern linguistic theory of the inner form of the word which became the basis for numerous modern studies in the spheres of semantics dealing with the issues of contextual meaning. The main foundations of the mentioned-above theory are being examined as well as the ways of creating the inner form of ...
A theoretical and methodological framework for the cognitive approach to word formation studies
... word-formation processes is supported by many linguists; however, still being insufficiently developed, it requires a systematization of new methodological tools. The author presents her own vision of the methodological and theoretical framework of cognitive word formation studies.
1. Абросимова Л. С., Милевская Т. В. К вопросу о культурно-когнитивной природе словообразования // Когнитивные исследования языка ...
Author's word usage as a means to create a literary image in the Tales in two parts by A. I. Solzhenitsyn
This paper offers the results of the study on the word-building capacities and lexical potential of verbs and nouns in the tales in two parts by A. I. Solzhenitsyn. Special attention is focused on the occasional word construction patterns, which are used by the writer as a means to create a literary image.
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Language as mimesis (lyric poetry in H.-G. Gadamer’s herm¬e¬neutics)
... increase in being. Gadamer uses lyrical poetry to show that mimesis should be regarded as transformation into structure (Verwandlung ins Gebilde) and addresses the world as a significant whole. He explains mimesis in poetry by analogy with the “inner word” doctrine and comes to the conclusion that the finite human language is rooted in the infinite whole of the world’s experience, which makes a lyrical poem a hermeneutical process and an event of truth.
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On innovative segment of a lexical semantic field “Social policy”
... terminologized and developed according to the laws of the terminological system. The conclusion is made about the openness of the lexico-semantic subsystem of social management for new phenomena and at the same time about its tendency to remain traditional in word formation.
lexical innovations, neologization, borrowing, word-formation neologism, weak innovations, lexico-semantic field, social policy
The use of the photo corpus in the study of word-formation processes (on the derivatives with the prefix super-)
... of Anglo-American linguistic and cultural globalization has led to an increase in the productivity of this model and to semantic specification of the prefix, which serves as a marker of an exclusively positive evaluation.
word formation, nominal prefixation, prefixes of Greek-Latin origin, prefix super-
Philosophical Discourse and the Conceptualisation of Word Formation
... khudozhestvennoi literatury [Active processes in the language of modern Russian literature]. Moscow.
7. Onatskaya, O. I., 2005. Stanovlenie defisnogo napisaniya slov v russkom pis'me XVIII — pervoi poloviny XIX veka [Becoming of hyphenated spelling words in Russian writing of ХVIII — the first half of XIX century]. Cand. philol. sci. diss. thesis. Moscow.
8. Podoroga, V. A., 1995. Vyrazhenie i smysl [Expression and meaning]. Moscow.
9. Fateeva, N. A., 2004. Directories "by", "from" ...
Conceptual modelling of the process of polysemy solution using the corps
... basis of a natural language corpus produces results of much higher accuracy and a higher degree of representation. The use of corpora opens up new possibilities for investigating the mechanisms of the formation of the cognitive structure of a polysemous word, as well as facilitates the identification of individual senses. The author proposes a probabilistic conceptual model (algorithm) of cognitive operations underlying the process of word sense disambiguation.
1. Захаров В. П. Корпусная ...
The lexical structure of the Life of St. Martyr Irina (according to the Synodal version)
This article deals with the verbs conveying semantic dominants of hagiographic texts; an integrated approach to the analysis of language facts makes it possible to establish that the features of verbal word forms function according to the type of hagiography and its composition.
1. Болотнова Н. С. Лексическая структура художественного текста в ассоциативном аспекте. Томск,...
The functional features of verbs with antonymic prefixes in the panegyrical works of F. Prokopovich
... русских глаголов со связанными основами. Волгоград, 2006.
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П. Еремина. М.; Л., 1961.
Russian language, verb, word formation pattern, prefixal semantics, word formation antonymy, synchrony, diachrony.
Distributive interpretants in the crossword metalanguage
... semantics of encrypted nominations.
The unit of research is the crossword puzzle cell — the basic structural unit, which is formed by the unity of the description and the encrypted nomination. A description containing information about the encoded word forms a verbalized part of the crossword puzzle cell, and the encoded nomination is a non—verbalized part that is subject to decoding as a result of interpretation of the description. Encoding and decoding of the sign act as two components forming ...