A Contrastive Study on Semantics of National Culture in Chinese and English Animal Words
Juan Chen, Liangji Zhong
Available Online August 2016.
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- Semantics,national,animal words
- The concept of national cultural semantics is a cultural aspect of semantics, also an embodiment of national culture and custom. Living in the same nature with Man, animals contain abundant national emotion, culture and customs. The same animal words, in their pro longed course of history and due to the influence of the following factors: historical and cultural backgrounds, religious beliefs and geographical surroundings, have formed their own national traits, so in different cultures, the certain animal word will arouse different emotions.
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TY - CONF AU - Juan Chen AU - Liangji Zhong PY - 2016/08 DA - 2016/08 TI - A Contrastive Study on Semantics of National Culture in Chinese and English Animal Words BT - Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Humanity, Education and Social Science PB - Atlantis Press SP - 219 EP - 222 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/ichess-16.2016.47 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/ichess-16.2016.47 ID - Chen2016/08 ER -