The role of native language in learning Russian as a foreign language
This article addresses the role of the native language in learning Russian as a foreign language. The author describes the role attributed to the native language by the modern methodology of teaching Russian as a foreign language in the training process or preparation thereto. It is concluded that addressing the native or an intermediate ...
The role of sociocultural component in teaching Russian as a foreign languages
This article considers the role of the sociocultural component in teaching Russian as a foreign language and analyses the means and methods of teaching aimed to develop the sociocultural competence in students. Special attention is paid to characterising the most informative — from the perspective of mental meaning explication — language system ...
The Russian language in the world: The past, present, and future
... national associations of teachers of Russian language and literature.
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Russian as a foreign language, higher education, secondary education, diachrony.
Historical realia in teaching Russian as a foreign language
... information and thus contributes to cultural competences.
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Language identification of foreign language students
This article focuses on the use of questionnaire methodology for language identification of foreign language students at a multicultural school.
An accurate classification of students requires testing proficiency in Russian as a foreign language.
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Project-based learning as a means of developing cognitive abilities of exchange medical students
... Скнар Г. Д., Тропина И. А., Черняхович А. С. О медиках. De medics : учеб. пособие. Ростов н/Д, 2013.
Davlatova M., Prokofyeva L.
interactive pedagogical teaching methods, proektnye method of learning Russian as a foreign language
Folklore texts in teaching Russian as a foreign language: The perception of Russian folk tales
This article addresses the problems of appropriate perception and decoding of a folklore text in the process of learning Russian as a foreign language. The author analyses the image and concept-related cultural difficulties faced by foreigners when studying Russian folk tales. The article identifies the differences in perceiving and assessing the culturally relevant folklore motifs by recipients ...
Teaching colloquial Russian as a foreign language
... Russian to international students of Russian philology. The colloquialisation of public communication, the development and availability of the Internet, and the intensification of tourist contacts result in the modification of programmes of teaching Russian as a foreign language. The author stresses the need to develop a relevant didactic framework corresponding to the demands and expectations of students.
1. Беглова Е. И. Семантико-прагматический потенциал некодифицированного ...
On the problem of cultural reference of proverbs (the Russian proverbs with images of clothing)
... captured in the names of clothing items used in proverbs. Such constants are defined as essential for understanding the Russian mentality.
1. Abakumova, O. B., 2012. Poslovitsy v yazyke, soznanii i kommunikatsii [Proverbs in the language, consciousness and communication]. St. Petersburg.
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The component analysis and content of the methodological materials for teaching foreign languages from the perspective of changing educational environment
A changing educational environment (CEE) is a new, little studied type of local environment. This article identifies and considers the components of CEE, which serves as the basis for a component analysis of the content of a textbook on Russian as a foreign language for teaching German-speaking students of basic level. The author emphasises that CEE has a positive influence on the discipline’s methodology.
1. Atze Ch., Hoffmann N., Wapenhans H. et al. Диалог 1. Russisch für Anfänger : ...
On integrating the Russian studies into foreign language teaching process in a non-language university
The article discusses some of the issues of foreign language teaching in non-language high schools. The authors propose a method of integration of Russian Studies material in foreign language communicative learning process, as one of the promising areas of modern education in Russia. Informational and interactive posters in the educational process are another example of a new approach.
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Foreign inclusions as a discursive phenomenon: Russian words in foreign texts
This article focuses on Russianisms used in Polish journalistic discourse. The author considers foreign inclusions as a component of the paradigm of foreign language units and identifies their pragmatic function.
1. Виноградов В. В. Вопросы образования ... ... Słownik polskich leksemów potocznych. Kraków, 2001—2006.
inclusion, discourse, pragmatic functions, Russianisms in Polish discourse.
The theoretical framework a teacher’s cross-cultural compe-tence: International practice
... cross-cultural competence. Particular attention is paid to the UK education system as one of the oldest structures in the world. Based on an analysis of a teacher’s cross-cultural experience at Durham University and the University of Manchester, as well as different approaches of Russian and international educationists, it is shown that cross-cultural competence... ... of intercultural training. Third Edition. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2004.
6. Byram M. Foreign language teaching and intercultural citizenship // Iranian Journal of Language Teaching...
Discursive practices of the Russian diaspora in Estonia: language contacts
... practices to consider the speech practices of the Russian diaspora of Estonia. The findings of the study ... ... generated by an exemplary member of the diaspora. Such a discourse has formal (borrowings, code-switching,... ... (metalinguistic units denoting co-existence, knowledge, language acquisition, etc.), evaluations (objects of ... ... Nomination and references-problems of choice in a foreign language environment. In: Humaniora: Lingua ... ...
Palikova, O.N., 2013. Informal geographical lexicon as a linguistic sign of the territorial community of ...
The frame approach to teaching vocabulary in Russian as a foreign language classes
This article considers the possibilities of using the frame approach to teaching Russian as a foreign language. The author examines the content and structure of the learning frame of “Russian holidays.” The means to organise vocabulary and grammar elements are pre¬sented within a concrete frame model
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The functioning of the vladyka lexeme in the Ostromir Gospels of 1056—1057
... Father, Jesus Christ, and human rulers in the Ostromir Gospels with a Greek translation. The author analyses the semantics of the Church Slavonic lexemes as an equivalent to the paired Greek words, the way the matching ... ... of cultural symbolism (on the example of the symbol of God in Russian and French linguocultures)]. Cand. philol. sci. diss. thesis.... ... yazyka [Selected works. Vol. 1: Lexical semantics; Synonyms of the language]. Moscow.
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Text localization as a task of translation
... of translations and adaptation of various Internet resources. Foreign translation agencies specialize both in translation services,... ... modern translation theory. To achieve this goal, we have reviewed Russian and foreign papers on localization, studied the relationship between the concepts of translation and localization as a part-to-whole issue, carried out the comparative analysis of ... ... Materials of the 4th International Virtual Conference on Russian Language, Literature and Culture. Erevan, Limoush, pp. 42—46 ...
The media image of San Escobar in the space of fictional worlds: a socio-semiotic perspective
... the image. The creation of the internet memes was inspired by a lapsus linguae of the Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs Witold Waszczykowski. Major changes in the communicative ... ... of Mikhail Bakhtin's ideas concerning the polyphonic nature of language and communication.
Ageyeva, R. A., 1990. Strany i ... ... yazykov) [Comic in political discourse (on the material of German and Russian languages)]: Ph. D. Volgograd State Pedagogical University ... ... [Accessed 19 August 2018] (in Russ.).
Kwyat, A., 2013. Mediam as an instrument of political PR: cognitive approach. Reklama ...
On combining translator training with foreign language teaching
... learners’ active participation in knowledge accrual. The paper gives a brief account of the status quo of TT and revisits the controversial issue of appropriateness of combining TT with foreign language teaching (FLT). The author maintains that FLT may, and ... ... [accessed 10 September 2018].
Carreres, Á., 2014. Translation as a means and as an end: reassessing the divide. The Interpreter ... ... inostrannye yazyki i metodika ikh prepodavaniya [Bulletin RUDN. Series: Russian and foreign languages and teaching methods], 1(2), pp....
The ways to increase motivation for learning literary Russian language
... Калининград, 2005.
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Russian as a foreign language, literary language, fiction, interlingustic contacts, terminology
Dronova A., Ovchinnikiva L.
The possibility of translation as the criterion of language development
... aspects connected with the notion of language development. It is mentioned that among the criteria, defining its level, the possibility of rendering foreign texts (both literal ad special) is often used. In connection with this problem some views of Russian and foreign authors are analyzed. It is postulated that the possibility of any given language to function as a target language depends mainly not on the factors of pure linguistic but rather extralinguistic character. The subjective moment (the competence of translators) plays an important role as well.
1. Бархударов Л. С. Язык и перевод ...
Image, eidos, figura, pattern. How words help to recognize patterns and understand their reference and sense?
The article explores the process of image recognition. The author analyses everyday language to identify correlattions between cognitive patterns of the image and a set of alternative etymons and cognitive patterns in Russian and other languages — Greek, Latin, English, German. Links between them form ... ... 1960. Prolegomena to the theory of language. Novoe v zarubezhnoj lingvistike [New in foreign linguistics], 1, pp. 264—389 (in Russ.).
Losev, A. F., 1993. Ocherki antichnogo... ... image]. St. Petersburg. 304 p. (in Russ.).
Fomin, I. V., 2014. The category of the image as a means of studying political reality (on the example of the image of South Ossetia...
Hybrid texts as a form of interaction between avant-garde artistic and political discourses
This paper explores hybrid texts as a special type of text that forms within ‘inter-discourse interaction’ ... ... multimodal, and multimedia types of hybridization. Special cases of language hybrids are onomatopoeic hybrids, which are based on the ... ... (in Russ.).
Gur'yanova, N. A., 2010. Avant-garde and ideology. Russian Literature, 67 (3—4), pp. 365—402 (in Russ.).
Deleuze,... ... v zarubezhnoy lingvistike [Questions of translation theory in foreign linguistics]. Moscow (in Russ.).
Yampol'skiy, M. B., 2004....
Russian facets in J. Joyce’s neologisms and their interlanguage translation
... 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... ... Based on morphemic and word-formation analysis of the English deviated lexical units, as well as a comprehensive comparative analysis of the occasional words in the source and target... ... reveals certain features — the word-play based on phonetic similarity, repetition of foreign word meaning in a short context, transfer of morphological markers, and others...
The Russian language in a multicultural school as a methodological problem
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multicultural school, multiethnic school, foreign language students, Russian as a non-native language
The Role of Political Elites in the Development of Politics of Memory in the Baltic States
... pan-European level. Elites of the Baltic States play a salient role in this process and enhance ties with ... ... approval of the preferred narratives of the past, as well as an active political work at the international ... ... occupation"), and this point of view is widely used as a foreign policy tool. The politicization of the "anti-totalitarianism" ... ... vostochnoevropejskih istoricheskih issledovanij [Journal of Russian and East European Studies History], no. 1 (3),... ....eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=TA&reference=P6-TA-2005-0180&language=EN&ring=B6-2005-0290 (accessed 26.02.2015)....
System of exercises for teaching clothes vocabulary to international students
... преподавателей русского языка как иностранного. М., 2010.
Методика преподавания русского языка как иностранного. М., 2003.
Russian as a foreign language, clothes vocabulary, system of exercises.
The rhetoric and logic of the representations of the Russian-Turkish War of 1877–1878 in Russian public discourse
The Balkan crisis of 1875—1876 and the ensuing Russo-Turkish war of 1877—1878 were the first major foreign policy challenges for the Russian Empire in the entirely new public sphere situation. The military reform of 1784, which replaced recruitment with conscription,... ... involvement of the general public in the current events. The new public sphere, which had been developing from the 1850s, required new languages both to describe and to transform reality, as well as to produce a collective action. The tremendous public excitement, which spread across the most diverse strata of the Russian Empire in 1876—1877,...
The intertexteme as an instrument in the past — present — future dialogical space of urbanism practices: an intersemiotic analysis of graffiti and inscriptions in Gdansk and Kaliningrad
.... B., 2018. Urban discourse in the aspect of multidisciplinary discourse practice as a driver of positive changes in the urban communicative environment. Filologicheskiy... ... preddverii informatsionnogo obshchestva: tolkovyi slovar' terminov i kontseptsii [Foreign communication science on the eve of the information society: explanatory dictionary... ... concepts]. Moscow (in Russ.).
Karaulov, Yu. N., 1987. Russkiy yazyk i yazykovaya lichnost' [Russian language and linguistic personality]. Moscow (in Russ.).
Kiklevich, A., 2018. “Obrabotat'...
On the Dual Role of the Translator of Poetry and the Division of Roles
This article deals with the roles and functions of a translator of poetry. The study identifies certain ... ... process, within which a translator acts simultaneously as a transmitter of the original culture, a mediator ... ... themselves completely from their poetic selves and their language personalities. At the same time, translators ... ... lingvistike [Problems of the theory of translation in foreign linguistics]. Moscow, p. 69—90.
3. Kazakova,... ... [Translations of modern English language poetry into Russian in the aspect of potentiality]. Cand. philol....
Modern tendencies in media communication
The authors analyse the process of word formation in Russian media as a reflection of the global trends in modern communication. A structural and semantic analysis of word formation is done to identify ... ... of neologisms in media texts. The following phenomena are characteristic of the modern media discourse: the presence of foreign language elements (derivational models and affixoids) as a manifestation of functional dynamism and the associated stylistic ...
The Text and Discourse in the Light of Communicative Meaning Formation
... dynamic interpretations of the text and discourse. The concept of a communicative action (a semiotic act) is considered as the main distinguishing factor that is crucial for the communicative model of text but is ignored within the language model. The communicative (dynamic) model postulates the ... ... grammatical description conventionality. Russkii yazyk za rubezhom [Russian language abroad], 4, p. 78—84.
3. Vdovichenko, A. V.,... ... v zarubezhnoi lingvistike. Vyp. 8. Lingvistika teksta [New in foreign linguistics. Issue. 8. Linguistics of the text]. Moscow,...
Rhythm and Metaphor in the Art of the Icon
... author demonstrates the role of rhythm and metaphor as the most expressive artistic means of icon painting.... ... artist. Icon painters never perceived iconography as a dogmatic prescription. Iconography played the role ... ... This principle of iconography is clearly seen in Russian icon painting.
1. Averintsev, S. S., 2002.... ... iskusstvo. Zarubezhnye svyazi [Ancient russian art. Foreign connections]. Moscow. pp. 398—404.
13. Sokolov,... ... rhythm, rhythmic pattern, the meaning of icons, the language of icons
Gubareva O. V.
A synthesis of genres in Andrey Bolotov’s memoirs
Although the genre status of the memoirs of the Russian writer Andrei T. Bolotov has been repeatedly raised in the literature, it has never merited a separate study. This article analyses the structure of Bolotov’s memoirs in terms ... ... intuition and a clear understanding that his task was a thorough description of his life as a record for posterity translated in the literary finesse of Bolotov’s texts and... ... [Thoughts and impartial judgments about novels both original Russian and translated from foreign languages]. RO IRLI F. 537. № 14 (in Russ.).
Bolotov, A. T., 1772. Opisanie moei ezdy...
Russia and the European Union in the Baltic region: a treacherous path to partnership
... of bilateral relations with the region’s countries but also a dialogue with the European Union, the key player in the Baltic. The author identifies Russian economic, military, political, and humanitarian interests ... ... resulted in cooperative efforts in the areas of common interest such as energy, transport infrastructure, environment, research, education ... ... project, available at: www.nord-stream.com/download/document/72/?language=ru (accessed 10 May 2013).
6. European Union Strategy ... ... Baltic Sea States (July 2012 — June 2013), 2012-2013, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, available at: http://www....
Modern understanding of ‘geoeconomic position’ and the Saint Petersburg agglomeration
This article presents a modern interpretation of the concept of ‘geoeconomic situation’ as applied to one of the most important centers of the Baltic region ... ... industrialization impulses, and modernization in the heart of Russian Northwestern macroregion. At the same time, the specific ... ... Geo-economics injects new uncertainties into troubled markets, Council on Foreign Relations, May 20, available at: http://www.cfr.org/publication.... ... jazyk geograficheskih obrazov [Humanitarian geography: Space and language of geographical
images], Saint Petersburg, 296 p.
Geography of European Migration
... growth in migration has made some authors proclaim the beginning of a second Migration Period that could transform the social and cultural ... ... involvement in international and global processes. They can serve as an indicator of a country’s attractiveness for both foreigners and the country’s citizens. The study shows that European ... ... and historical circumstance, such as a colonial past or a common language. The scale of immigrant influx often does not depend on ... ... Rossijskoj Federacii i stranah Zapada [Immigration policy in the Russian Federation and the countries of the West], Moscow, 314 ...
Forms of International Cooperation in Environmental Education: the Experience of Saint Petersburg State University
... taught in English. The “Baltic University” is a network of more than 200 universities from 14 counties ... ... second form of international environmental education. Russian and German researchers from six universities ... ... However, it has one distinctive feature — Russian and foreign students study together from the second term ... ... these master programmes depending on the students’ language skills and their basic knowledge of ecology ... ... Arctic studies at St. Petersburg state University as a national node of “University GIS network” ...
Some aspects of the cognitive theory of polysemy
The article focuses on polysemy as a conceptual phenomenon. The author gives a brief overview of the works of Russian and foreign linguists specializing in the study of Polysemy. Special attention is given to the representation of polysemy in mental ... ..., Egg M.
A Two-Level Approach to polysemy // Current issues in linguistic theory: lexical knowledge in the organization of language. Amsterdam
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Schwarze Ch., Schepping M.-T.
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Current problems in Russian-Latvian relations
Current relations between Russia and Latvia are still influenced by a series of mutual claims that appeared after the demise of the USSR. Latvia — as well as Estonia and Lithuania — is both an EU and NATO member s... ... 2013, Moscow, Institut Evropy RAN [Institute of Europe of the Russian Academy of science], 26 p.
3. Mezhevich, N. M. 2013, ... ... available at: http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/tgm/table.do?tab=table&language=en&pcode=tec00118&tableSelection=1&footnotes=yes&labeling=labels&plugin=1> ... ... stranami [The economic situation in the Baltic countries and Russia's foreign trade with these countries], Moscow, Market Economy Institute ...