Functions of understanding category derivates in the cognitive and communicative sphere

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Understanding is one of the central concepts of speech communicative process. Understanding is a process of the way how a recipient percepts and interprets the meaning of an utterance or text. Among the categories derived from the category of understanding are misunderstanding, understanding distortion, mutual understanding, etc. All these categories define not only the fundamentals of speech communicative process but can be productively used to solve applied problems of linguo-didactics.

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V D Shalamov

People's Friendship University of Russia

Кафедра русского языка № 2; Российский университет дружбы народов; People's Friendship University of Russia


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