THE IMAGE RUSSIA AND RUSSIANS IN THE LINGUISTIC AWARENESS OF THE CHINESE
Feng Yu – Postgraduate student at Blagoveschensk State Pedagogical University.
This paper discusses the image of Russia and Russian people in the linguistic awareness of modern Chinese people. Based on data collected in her sociolinguistic research (methods of questionnaire and linguistic interviews were used), conducted among respondents of different ages, from 4 provinces of the PRC, the author concludes that Chinese people hold positive attitude toward the image of Russia and Russian people.
value, image of Russia and Russian people, good-neighbourly and friendly relations, linguistic worldview.