The word ‘dog’ in Polish and Russian language



To find out common element in Polish and Russian languages the word ‘dog’ was analyzed – what kind of associations exists within this reality. The most important was to bring the stable language units, including idioms, proverbs. Exactly they are a sign of some country reality that reflect in the language. Literature, films and others elements of Polish and Russian culture also have been analyzed.

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Keywords: word ‘dog’, Polish and Russian language, idiom, proverb

Journal rubric: Intercultural Communication and Problems of Globalization: Psycho-, Socio- and Ethnolinguistics

Article type: scientific article

For citation: Hochul H. The word ‘dog’ in Polish and Russian language [Elektronnyi resurs]. Âzyk i tekst = Language and Text, 2014. Vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 85–90. (In Russ., аbstr. in Engl.)


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Information About the Authors

H. Hochul, bachelor- licentiate, magistrand of Faculty of the applied lingvistics of the anthropocentric and culturology institute of Warsaw’s University, e-mail:



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