ISSN 2079-8490

Electronic scientific journal "Scientists notes PNU"

Pacific national university

Puchkova E. V.

INVERTED COMMAS AS MEANS OF EXPRESSION OF A CONNOTATION IN THE SCIENTIFIC TEXT

Functions of inverted commas as the graphic sign specifying in a connotation of nominative units in scientific texts are considered. The bases for the conclusion of words in inverted commas are formulated.

Keywords: inverted commas, connotation, scientific text, modal function, metaphorical function, metatext function