Nosova E.G. The Genre of a «threat» in German Spoken Language
The article deals with phenomenon of verbal aggression in everyday and domestic sphere. The author discusses the language means which are markers of aggressive behavior, typical for the threat – the one of the oldest forms of a verbal aggression – on a material of German spoken language. These are analysed definition of the genre «threat», the structural types of threats, the vocabulary and means of verbal imagery which used in these construction in the article. A study of the lexical content of various verbal formulas let us to discover their stylistic potential and ethno-cultural features.
verbal aggression, speech, threat, futural perspective, forms of pronouns, structure and semantics of verbal formulas, ethno-cultural specificity