Dementieva O.Y., Yue Z. About clothes and jewelry in Russian and Chinese
This article is devoted to the analysis of expressions used, in Russian and Chinese, to describe the way a person dresses, including his or her clothes and accessories. The article gives a detailed analysis of the choice of stylistically neutral or marked expressions, characterizing one’s actual or usual appearance, as well as principles concerning the collocation of verbs and nouns in Russian. Accordingly, it also studies lexical options in this semantic field, conveying actuality or usualness, or with evaluative meanings in Chinese, and principles of combinations of verbs with names, referring to items of clothes.
actual or usual appearance, collocation of verbs and nouns, syntax