Family as a Student’s Microcosm

Reflections Based on Thematic Vocabulary of Children and Youth


  • Krystyna Choinska, Ph.D. State Higher Vocational School in Tarnow


family, primary school, vocabulary, applied linguistics


This article is an attempt at presenting thematic vocabulary of primary school and middle school students from Małopolskie and Podkarpackie voivodeships in Poland related to the theme of human being and family. The results of survey studies which are the material basis for this reflection were published by Krystyna Choińska and Małgorzata Pachowicz in Słownik tematyczny uczniowskiej polszczyzny in 20154.

Author Biography

Krystyna Choinska, Ph.D., State Higher Vocational School in Tarnow

Krystyna Choińska, PhD in linguistics, specialising in contemporary Polish vocabulary, academic teacher, tutor of many classes of Polish studies-teachers; many years assistant director and director of the Institute of Humanities of State Higher Vocational School in Tarnow, co-author of, i.a. Słownik tematyczny uczniowskiej polszczyzny and Słownik peryferyjnej tematycznej polszczyzny uczniowskiej, Warsztat pisarski autora pierwszej polonistycznej pracy dyplomowej.






Pedagogy and Family