Russian Linguistics: Assimilation of English words into Russian
... Linguistics: Assimilation of English Words into Russian Word Count: 746 (3 pages) Introduction Words are like people because every word has a different life, from origin to the end (dead words). Some are kept on one path and some are spread from one path to another. It happens often in languages. When people of different origins live together for a long time, they start to adopt each other’s behavior to familiarize, that results in having borrowed words in every language. In this paper, we will discuss words—shopping, business, skill, respect, make-up, release, level, weekend, star, fail, and stuff—which are English originated but used in Russia today.
The biggest issue with borrowed ...