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Слова категории состояния в молодёжном сленге
Predicative in youth slang

Author(s): Oksana Ushakova
Subject(s): Morphology, Syntax, Lexis, Sociolinguistics, Eastern Slavic Languages, Philology
Published by: Masarykova univerzita
Keywords: the modern Russian language; slang; predicative; the expression of state; predicative function;
Summary/Abstract: The paper deals with the debatable point of modern linguistics – the predicatives which express the state in the broad sense and are using exclusively as a predicate in a non-subject sentences. The author considers the specifics of such words on the material of youth slang. In the spotlight are the lexical, morphemic, morphological and syntactic features of the analyzed category of words.

  • Page Range: 255-260
  • Page Count: 6
  • Publication Year: 2016
  • Language: Russian