YOUTH SLANG IN THE MODERN RUSSIAN LANGUAGE

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List of sections: 
Philological sciences - Open specialized section
Mounth / Year: 
2015, January
Issue of the journal: 
6
Pages: 
18-20
Type of the article: 
Scientific article
Abstract: 

The lexical system of the language differs from its other openness, since the vocabulary composition of the language reflects changes constantly occurring in public, material, cultural, and other sides of the society. The highest activity and fancifulness of sounding. The whole their specificity is in the lexicon. Unlike the majority of professional and social jargon youth slang has clear features: it is characterized by the typical playing with the word, conscious changing of its form and sense in order to make the language more expressive, emotionally painted.

Keywords: 
lexical system,lexical system, youth slang, affix, non-affix, lexical-semantic ways of the word-building
References: 

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