STRUCTURAL FEATURES OF FIGURATIVE AND ONOMATOPOEIC VOCABULARY OF THE YAKUT AND JAPANESE LANGUAGES
СТРУКТУРНЫЕ ОСОБЕННОСТИ ОБРАЗНОЙ И ОНОМАТОПОЭТИЧЕСКОЙ ЛЕКСИКИ ЯКУТСКОГО И ЯПОНСКОГО ЯЗЫКОВ

EUGENIA E. ZHIRKOVA, EUGENIA E. ZHIRKOVA M.K. Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University
2020 Theoretical and Applied Linguistics  
The article aims at comparative analysis of the figurative and onomatopoetic vocabulary of the Yakut and Japanese languages, which is richly presented in both languages and reflects their national identity. This study contributes into identifying interlanguage universals and national specifics in this layer of the language vocabulary. The focus is made on determining the features of the structure of the vocabulary of the languages under consideration. For this, the phonetic structure of such
more » ... tructure of such words is analyzed, based on the research of L. N. Kharitonov and E. D. Polivanov. The morphological structure of figurative verbs was also investigated, as well as the influence of the structural form on the semantics of the word. A comparative analysis of the structures revealed similarities both in the word-building patterns of the vocabulary units and in their functioning in the sentence. It was found that the main part of the figurative vocabulary in the Yakut language is represented by figurative verbs described in detail by L...
doi:10.22250/2410-7190_2020_6_4_51_60 fatcat:jgsbmugecjh5togxq4ucn6v2se