Download e-book for iPad: A Multimodal Study of Sarcasm in Interactional Humor by Sabina Tabacaru

By Sabina Tabacaru

ISBN-10: 1501512234

ISBN-13: 9781501512230

The corpus-based method of humor bargains leading edge and greater than believable goals, supported by means of sound arguments, which underline the necessity to research humor either verbally and non-verbally.

The cognitive linguistic account of humor units to research a corpus of funny meanings in interplay and to offer the weather that support to create the funny results: universal flooring, intersubjectivity, facial expressions, audio system' angle, and so forth. the massive corpus of examples annotated in ELAN deals a much-needed multimodal viewpoint of humor, which encompasses the entire varied suggestions utilized by audio system.

The current research bargains inspiring perception for destiny learn, in numerous fields of research: multimodality, humor, and psycholinguistics. The learn unearths the necessity of interpreting either verbal and non-verbal components in discourse quite often and humor particularly as co-speech gestures are crucial for the knowledge of the message as meant by means of the audio system.

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