Mein Kompliment… Языковое воплощение речевого акта комплимент
The article is devoted to the investigation of сompliments – speech acts of positive evaluation of physical and moral human qualities. The author makes a research into the form, vocabulary and usage of such speech acts, their emotiveness. The author arrives at the conclusion that qualificatory structures are an important part of polite speech. They are closely interconnected with other speech fragments and this interrelation presupposes the roles and contextual links of compliments in speech.