Comparative analysis of euphemistic headlines newspaper «The New York Times» and «The Moscow Times»: principles and results of the study (2008-2010 gg.)

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This article covers the results of the comparative research of euphemized headlines in two English language newspapers: The New York Times and The Moscow Times. The authors outline a number of thematic groups with the highest concentration of euphemisms, determine the rate of euphemized and non-euphemized headlines and provide a thorough analysis using multiple examples. The research is cross-cultural and is based on the latest practical material.

M A Shirobokova

Peoples' Friendship University of Russia

Кафедра массовых коммуникацийФилологический факультет; Российский университет дружбы народов; Peoples' Friendship University of Russia

E A Ivanova

Peoples' Friendship University of Russia

Email: alionavanova@yahoo.com
Кафедра массовых коммуникацийФилологический факультет; Российский университет дружбы народов; Peoples' Friendship University of Russia

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