New PDF release: A Multimodal Study of Sarcasm in Interactional Humor

By Sabina Tabacaru

ISBN-10: 1501512234

ISBN-13: 9781501512230

The corpus-based method of humor deals leading edge and greater than believable ambitions, supported through sound arguments, which underline the necessity to study humor either verbally and non-verbally.

The cognitive linguistic account of humor units to investigate a corpus of funny meanings in interplay and to give the weather that support to create the funny results: universal floor, intersubjectivity, facial expressions, audio system' perspective, and so on. the big corpus of examples annotated in ELAN bargains a much-needed multimodal standpoint of humor, which encompasses the entire diverse recommendations utilized by audio system.

The current research deals inspiring perception for destiny study, in several fields of analysis: multimodality, humor, and psycholinguistics. The examine unearths the necessity of examining either verbal and non-verbal components in discourse generally and humor specifically as co-speech gestures are crucial for the knowledge of the message as meant by way of the audio system.

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