Some Lexical Groups of Speech Etiquette in Swahili Language and Their Characteristics

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The article deals with Swahili language speech etiquette lexical groups which are the most typical for every day communication. The main focus is put on the basic words and word combinations of each group and their grammatical forms. Particular attention is also drawn to the meaning of some interjections for speech communication.

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L A Semenkova

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia


N G Fyodorova

Moscow State University n.a. M.V. Lomonosov

Institute of Asian and African Countries


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