DIFFUSION OF IDIOM BETTER DAYS(SEENBETTERDAYS) IN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE: National and cultural connotations
Idioms can be closely linked with cultural codes and start possessing national-cultural connotations. Such idioms are often used as accented artistic details that carry a specific semantic load. They are connected with culturally marked meanings due to which they may turn into lacunae over time.
cultural codes ◆ phraseological units as euphemisms ◆ conceptualization ◆ meaning ◆ lacunae