Arab World English Journal (AWEJ) Proceedings of  KUST, Iraq Conference  2022                          Pp.100-113

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Verbalization of the Complex Concept Word/Language/Speech from Dual Linguistics

Oleh Tyshchenko
Department of Russian Studies
University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Trnav
Slovak Republic

 Valeriia Smaglii
Philology Department
Odesa National Maritime University, Odesa, Ukraine

 Svitlana Yukhymets
Department of Philology
Odesa National Maritime University, Odesa, Ukraine
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Recived: 2/16/2022                 Accepted: 5/9/2022                    Published: 7/1/2022


 The verbalization of the concept WORD / LANGUAGE / SPEECH is a complex phenomenon is viewed from the point of view of a new humanitarian branch – dual linguistics, a combination of scientific and naive interpretation of language in the contemporary English lexicography. Language means verbalizing and explaining such interrelated notions as language, word, and speech, constitutes a mosaic-like unity of nominative units fixed in current lexicographic resources. It is proved that the interpretation of this particular phenomenon in the conceptual and linguistic pictures of the world of an average speaker and professional linguist is radically different. The dual linguistics perspective makes it possible to distinguish the two nominative fields of the studied concept: one for the naive and the other for the scientific pictures of the world. Factual data of the study that has been analyzed were drawn, respectively, on the one hand, from general (explanatory) and, on the other hand, special (linguistic) dictionaries of the English language. The primary task of this research is to describe the nuclear zone of the nominative field of the concept WORD/ LANGUAGE / SPEECH, which presupposes the naïve and scientific understanding of language through the prism of English lexicography.
Keywords: language, linguistics, speech, verbalization, word

Cite as: Tyshchenko, O., Smaglii, V., & Yukhymets, S. (2022). Verbalization of the Complex Concept Word/Language/Speech from Dual Linguistics Perspective. Arab World English Journal (AWEJ) Proceedings of  KUST, Iraq Conference 2022
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Received: 2/16/2022  
Accepted: 5/9/2022 
Published: 7/1/2022

Oleh Tyshchenko, Doctor of Philology, Professor of the Department of Russian Studies, University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Trnav, Trnava, nam. Herdu 2, (Slovak Republic). Research interests: Slavic ethnolinguistics, comparative phraseology, linguoculturology, cognitive linguistics, general and comparative-typological linguistics, translatology.

 Valeriia Smaglii, Doctor of Philology, Associate Professor of Odesa National Maritime University. The field of her interests include Phonetics and Phonology, concepts, Intercultural Communication, Pragmatics.

Svitlana Yukhymets, PhD, Professional qualification: Philologist-Translator into the English Language, University Teacher of Theory and Practice of Translating. Her research interests cover a range of linguistic problems, many of which fall within the scope of translation as well as foreign language teaching methods.