The Problem of Cross-Cultural Studies in English Proverbs
Keywords:Features of Proverbs, Adages, Riddle, Sayings, Linguocultural Features, Folk Art
Proverbs are important part of culture in many different ethnos.Proverbs are cultural will and ancient heritage of every nation. Language is peoples’ treasure, which reveals national history, worldvision and way of living.Proverbs reveal all spheres of the nation’s such as work, belief, science etc.While exploring phrasal expressions the concept of culture is core item showing material or social reality of the nation. The concept of culture measures national activities when language reveals the national way of thinking.
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