Some Unknown Details about the Contradiction between Iran and Kartl-Kakheti Kingdom (1795)

The archival material enabled us to review the considerations about The Battle of Krtsanisi presented in the Georgian historiography and to unveil some unknown details of the initial stage of the Battle of Krtsanisi (according to the documentary material). 

Keywords: Artillery, Erekle II, the Battle of Krtsanisi, the 18th century


The Abkhazian Language and the Georgian Graphics

The Abkhazian literary language was transferred to the Georgian graphics in 1938-1954. The given paper deals with the unknown archival material and discusses the history of transference.

Keywords: The history of the Abkhazian literary language, the history of the Abkhazian writing, the transference of the Abkhazian literary language to the Georgian graphics


About Some Important Aspects of Using Abbreviations and SMS Language in the Modern English

The abbreviation and SMS Language is very developed nowadays. Despite a lot of problems connected with their usage, they have become an integral part of the contemporary English language. This process is the result of globalization and the part of the development of civilization. 

Keywords: Abbreviation, Modern English, Orthography, SMS Language


About the Formation of the Pragmatic Coherence of the Discourse

The given paper discusses the problem of the creation of a coherent integrity of the expressions containing the interpretation and construction of textual schemes.

Keywords: Discourse, coherence, pragmatism


The Problem of a Person Placed between Higher and Lower Feelings (on the example of the Georgian Literature)

The theme of the given paper is the literary character of Don Juan, particularly, the problem of Datiko's (from I. Chavchavadze's ,,Glakhis Naambobi") transformation in the Georgian literature (on the examples of Ieremia Tsarba, Tariel Mklavadze, Titiko Droidze, Sapar-Beg and Gaioz Gadalendia).

Keywords: I. Chavchavadze’s “Glakhis Naambobi”, Datiko, the type of Don Juan, the Georgian literature


The Peculiarities of Secret and Open Lingual Planning in Georgia of the 19th-20th centuries (Censorship)

The given paper discusses different aspects of the lingual censorship on the example of Georgia. In socio-linguistic literature censorship is studied in the context of the so-called secret lingual planning.

The activities of censorship services appeared in Georgia in the distant past and our country has undergone different stages in accordance to the changes of ideological tasks. In the 19th -20th centuries the functioning of the Georgian language was regulated by foreign forces. It subordinated to the ideological aims of the foreign country. Therefore, the specific types of censorship activities appeared.

Keywords: Censorship, open lingual planning, secret lingual planning, subtext


The Georgian Toponyms on the Territory of the North Caucasus (1944-1957)

The given paper relies on the documentary material and discusses the unification of the North Caucasian and Georgian territories in the 40s of the 20th century. The replacement of the local toponyms with Georgian names is revealed and the etymology-semantics of the Georgian toponyms are analyzed.

Keywords: Administrative boarders, Georgia, the Georgian toponyms, the North Caucasus


What Determines the Constructions of a Verb in the Georgian language?

The structure of the Georgian verb is polypersonal. There is a particular syntactical connection between the verb and actants. Therefore, morphosyntactic constructions are created on the basis of this connection. The system of conjugation of the Georgian verb shows two main constructions: changeable and unchangeable. The reasons of their existence must be searched in the transitiveness.

Keywords: Construction, transitive/intransitive, variable/invariable, voice


The Modality of Young People’s Discourse

The given paper discusses an interactive modality of the Georgian and German girls and boys on the basis of empirical material, which is presented in audio/video recordings.

Keywords: analysis of discourse, interactive modality, language of youth, the German and Georgian girls and boys


The Comparative Study of the Emotional Concept Anger in the English, Georgian and Russian Languages

The given paper deals with the psychological and linguistic study of the emotion, which is nominated in the Georgian, Russian and English languages with the words: brazi/гнев/anger.

Keywords: anger, culture, emotion, language