Анохіна Т. О. Лакуни праформ: лінгвоетимологічна розвідка
Keywords:gaps, extinct or old-fashioned words, reconstruction, the Indo-European origin.
The article discusses the origins of linguistic etymological lacunary units in the Ukrainian and
English languages. The study focuses on the etymological origins, extinct or old-fashioned words and
reconstruction methods. The analysis was performed within the units presupposed of the IndoEuropean origin.