A Multimodal Study of Sarcasm in Interactional Humor by Sabina Tabacaru

By Sabina Tabacaru

The corpus-based method of humor deals cutting edge and greater than believable targets, supported by means of sound arguments, which underline the necessity to learn humor either verbally and non-verbally.

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

The current research bargains inspiring perception for destiny examine, in several fields of research: multimodality, humor, and psycholinguistics. The examine finds the necessity of examining either verbal and non-verbal parts in discourse quite often and humor particularly as co-speech gestures are crucial for the certainty of the message as meant by way of the audio system.

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