SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS OF THE ONOMATOPOEIC WORDS IN THE KOREAN FOLK TALES
Lebedeva Viktoriya Viktorovna North-Eastern Federal University named after M.K. Ammosov
Abstract. Within the framework of the research the author tries to identify the functions of the onomatopoeic (sound- and image imitating) words in the context of a Korean folk tale. Thus, the article analyzes in detail the following onomatopoeism functions which were identified during the analysis of the Korean folk tales: sound-imitating function, descriptive function, function of economy of linguistic means, expressive and emotional function.
Key words and phrases: функция, подражание, ономатопоэтические слова, звукоподражание, образоподражание, корейская народная сказка, function, imitation, onomatopoeic words, sound-imitation, image-imitation, Korean folk tale.
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