The backgound of formal and informal addressing in English and Turkish

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The article treats the group of kinship terms both in modern English and Turkish in the aspect of addressing functions. It reveals most relevant meanings to influence a proper way of addressing dependent on the age, sex, formal or informal communication, etc.

About the authors

Gulizar Hosten

Peoples' Friendship University of Russia

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Кафедра общего и русского языкознанияФилологический факультет; Российский университет дружбы народов; Peoples' Friendship University of Russia




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PDF (Russian) - 33


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