Современный русский язык в Интернете
The paper discusses so-called reduplicated concessive wh-words in Russian (e.g., kakoj-nikakoj). For the time being, they exhibit irregular and infrequent items and belong to the language periphery of colloquial speech. However, Internet data enable us to make some statements about its functioning both in oral and written speech. The study is based on the data of the Russian National Corpus and Yandex blog search and reveals morphological, syntactic, construction, lexico-semantic and communicative properties of these wh-words.
The paper describes the varieties of acronyms and other abbreviations used in the speech of Internet forums. The author investigates their features and functions and reveals the relationship the relationship between the active usage of different kinds of abbreviations and their functions in the Internet speech.