Lexico-semantic Field of American Youth Slang

Cover Page

Cite item


The article is devoted to the description of lexico-semantic fields of the youth American slang, which were identified on the basis of analyzing screen-scripts of modern American film for the young. Methods of research: critical analysis of the topic literature, search for slangizms, in the screen-scripts, classification of slangizms into corresponding lexico-semantic fields, groups, thematic groups, cognitive classes, as well as considering their semantics and lexicographic features.

About the authors

K D Tambovtseva

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

Email: karina.tambovtseva@gmail.com
Foreign Languages Department Philological Faculty


Copyright (c) 2016 Theory of Language. Semiotics. Semantics

This website uses cookies

You consent to our cookies if you continue to use our website.

About Cookies