Victoria Alexandrovna Levina
National Research University Higher School of Economics, 101000, Russia, Moscow, Myasnitskaya St., 20
The article describes the American bank terminology in terms of its structure. Areas of the associated spheres, with their terms being a part of the terminological system periphery, are distinguished. The attempt to define the relation and percent composition of terms from the areas under research in the bank terminology is made. The diachronic aspect of forming the terminological system is taken into account, and basic stages of its development are described. The goal of the research is to reveal the relation of special bank terminology with other term systems for further defining the strategy of studying and fixing terminological units in this area of knowledge.
Keywords: term, terminological system, nucleus of the terminological system, periphery of the terminological system, discourse analysis.