December 14 at the Institute of Foreign Languages RUDN in the Department of Theory and Practice of Foreign Languages held a regular meeting of the scientific and methodological seminar "Linguodidactical issues of linguistics." A report on "Methods of expressing preferences in the English language in the framework of speech etiquette" was made by the senior lecturer of the Department of Theory and Practice of Foreign Languages S.A. Blinov. The report examined ways to express preferences in English; Lexical and grammatical models of the transfer of the preference value are highlighted; The specificity of linguistic units used in utterances with a preference value is revealed. The material for the study was the statements of the characters of the English-language television series.
By the decree of the President of the Russian Federation, Director of RUDN Medical Institute Alexei Abramov was awarded the honorary title “Honored Health Worker of the Russian Federation.” Director Yaroslav Stanishevsky and professor Anna Marakhova of the Institute of Biochemical Technology and Nanotechnology of RUDN University were awarded the title “Honored Inventor of the Russian Federation”.
By the decree of the President of the Russian Federation, professors of RUDN University were awarded for merits in scientific and teaching activities, training of qualified specialists and many years of conscientious work: Zhanna Kobalava — Order of Honor, Leonid Voskresensky — Medal of the Order of Merit to the Fatherland, II degree
On December 13, a meeting of graduate students of the Hotel and Tourism Institute with the representative of the Aeroclub company Julia Balakireva took place. Julia held a master class on business tourism.