Phraseological units with the component ‘part of the human body’ in German and Macedonian

Ilieva, Kristina and Ivanovska, Biljana (2014) Phraseological units with the component ‘part of the human body’ in German and Macedonian. Teacher, International Јournal of Еducation, 13 (2). pp. 148-155. ISSN 1857-8888

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The purpose of this paper is a comparative analysis of phraseological expressions
containing component part of the human body in Macedonian and German. The corpus is taken
from more phraseological dictionaries and the interpretations are given by the authors, relying
on the linguistic experience and feeling as native speakers of the Macedonian language. The
main emphasis is put on the grammatical structure, the lexical means used to express these
phraseological units, and the translation which starts from the meaning of the same. Also,
certain specifics regarding the use of the phraseological expressions in both languages are
discussed. These phraseological units are different in both structural and stylistically-functional
aspect in the language pair German-Macedonian.
Key words: phraseological units, idioms with the component part of the human body,
structural and stylistically-functional aspect

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Humanities > Languages and literature
Divisions: Faculty of Philology
Depositing User: Biljana Ivanovska
Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2015 15:28
Last Modified: 04 Aug 2015 10:35

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