The concept “wealth” in Russian and English proverbs and sayings



The article is entitled “The concept “wealth” in Russian and English proverbs and sayings” and the author of the work reveals the specific features of the term “concept”. It is reported in the text that the meanings of the proverbs of the language depends on the national character and reflect the cultural, national spheres of the life.

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Keywords: proverbs, sayings, national character, concept

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

Article type: scientific article


For citation: Gracheva E.A. The concept “wealth” in Russian and English proverbs and sayings [Elektronnyi resurs]. Âzyk i tekst = Language and Text, 2017. Vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 129–138. DOI: 10.17759/langt.2017040313. (In Russ., аbstr. in Engl.)


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Elizaveta A. Gracheva, Graduate student, MSUPE, Moscow, Russia, e-mail:



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