LANGUAGE AND SPEECH ESSENCE OF TOPONYMY


  • L.K. Sviridova

Abstract

The article raises the issue of the main characteristics of toponyms acсording to the functions they fulfill in speech. In this aspect descriptive, emotional and ideological characteristics are analysed. Since the first of them is an unstable component for toponym, the second one belongs to the acpect of connotation and the third is connected with the popularizationof the certain ideaas, so they cannot be the base for the toponym classification. Special attention is given to the spatial meaning which forms the address characteristic of the toponym.
Published
2014-08-01
How to Cite
Sviridova, L. (2014). LANGUAGE AND SPEECH ESSENCE OF TOPONYMY. Anglistics and Americanistics, (11). Retrieved from https://anglistika.dp.ua/index.php/AA/article/view/62