Phraseological turns with a numerical component "seven" and "eight" in Russian and Hungarian



The article examines the way phraseological units with numerals ‘7’ and ‘8’ in Russian and Hungarian represent native speakers mentality. We focus on the difference in categories to which phraseological units in both languages belong, analyze their style characteristics, compare the grammar structure and concentrate on the possible explanations as for how the numeral components appeared in the phraseological units.

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Keywords: phraseological units, numeral component, Russian, Hungarian, category, explanation

Journal rubric: General and Comparative Historical Linguistics

Article type: scientific article


For citation: Molnar A.A. Phraseological turns with a numerical component "seven" and "eight" in Russian and Hungarian [Elektronnyi resurs]. Âzyk i tekst = Language and Text, 2018. Vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 11–17. DOI: 10.17759/langt.2018010102. (In Russ., аbstr. in Engl.)


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Information About the Authors

A. A. Molnar, PhD in Philology, Assistant Professor at the Department of Foreign Languages for Coivil Servants, RANEPA, Moscow, Russia, e-mail:



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