Russian Idioms “Three, Seven, Ace” and “Ward No. 6” in the Medical Aspect

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The article deals with the examination of two Russian author’s idioms “three, seven, ace” (Aleksander Pushkin, The Queen of Spades, 1833) and “ward No. 6” (Anton Chekhov, Ward No.6, 1892) with generic seme “madness” in the medical aspect.

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L K Bairamova

Kazan Federal University


M V Ivanova

Maxim Gorky Literature Institute



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