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Language and culture

Peculiarities of transferring realities of Russian-speaking culture by means of foreign language

K. V. Fedorov
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  • G.V. Plekhanov Saint Petersburg Mining Institute
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The paper studies challenges of using a foreign (English) language as an instrument of intercultural communication in terms of expressing Russian cultural phenomena by means of this language. An attempt is made to classify difficulties in verbalization of cultural realities according to various linguistic levels. Some practical recommendations are given to overcome these difficulties.

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