Colours of love in Polish and German (linguistics-cultural aspects)

Acta Universitatis Lodziensis. Folia Germanica

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Title Colours of love in Polish and German (linguistics-cultural aspects)
O kolorach miłości w języku polskim i niemieckim (Aspekty językowo-kulturowe)
Creator Bawej, Izabela
Subject colour
Description The article describes six basic colour terms and their connotations concerning love on the basis of love between a woman and a man by prism of Poles and Germans.The analysis covers selected expressions with a colour element connoted a feeling of liking someone combined with sexual attraction to answer following questions: What colour does love have in Polish and German? What are physiological sources of the symbolism of love’s colours in Polish and German culture? Is the perception of love similar or different in both languages?
Publisher Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego
Date 2018-12-30
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Format application/pdf
Source Acta Universitatis Lodziensis. Folia Germanica; No. 14 (2018): Germanistisches Potpourri; 67-81
Acta Universitatis Lodziensis. Folia Germanica; Nr 14 (2018): Germanistisches Potpourri; 67-81
Language pol

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