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SOURCE:   Philology. Theory & Practice. Tambov: Gramota, 2013. № 7. Part 2. P. 42-47.
SCIENTIFIC AREA: Philological Sciences
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Briginevich Valentina Evgen'evna
Pyatigorsk State Linguistic University

Abstract. The author reveals the basic methods of terms word-formation in the subject sphere of mountaineering in the English language, considers the corpus in the amount of 1,260 lexical units, which are selected as both terms and professional jargons, presents the productive models of one-, two-, three- and four-component units formation of the studied terminology, pays special attention to the analysis of terms formation within the framework of a cognitive approach, and conducts the analysis of terms-metaphors, eponyms, borrowed terms, which are based on onomatopoeia, as well as terms-signals and terms-commands.
Key words and phrases: терминосистема альпинизма, термин, профессиональный жаргонизм, словообразование, метафора, эпонимы, заимствования, звукоподражание, terminological system of mountaineering, term, professional jargon, word formation, metaphor, eponyms, borrowings, onomatop.
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