Elena L. Vilinbakhova а, @
Elena V. Markasova b
a Saint Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia;
b Peking University, Beijing, PRC;
The research for this paper was fi nancially supported by the Russian Science Foundation, project “Structures with lexical repetitions from the viewpoint of contemporary linguistic theories” No. 19-78-10048 based at Saint Petersburg State University. We thank Rita Finkbeiner and the anonymous reviewer for their help in preparation of the manuscript.