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Makeenko I. V. World of Feelings and Personal Qualities in the Colour Characteristics (based on the Russian and English languages). Izvestiya of Saratov University. Philology. Journalism, 2014, vol. 14, iss. 4, pp. 38-42. DOI: https://doi.org/10.18500/1817-7115-2014-14-4-38-42


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World of Feelings and Personal Qualities in the Colour Characteristics (based on the Russian and English languages)

The article applies to compare the color characteristics that indicate the person’s character, personality, expression of feelings and emotions in languages with different structures. It presents the analysis of the model of linguopsychic human world through the prism of color, characterizes it as a special biosocial phenomenon and identifies both similarities and differences in the distribution of color means of expressing feelings and personal qualities considered in both languages.

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