An Analysis of Self-mockery in Conversational Implicature
Minlin Wen, Yali Chen
Available Online March 2017.
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- Self-mockery; conversational implicature; cooperative principle
- Self-mockery, as an indispensable communicative device, has been playing an important role in our life. It can adjust intense atmosphere in communication, alleviate mental pressure and amend participants' relationship Self-mockery, mocks oneself apparently, but in fact it is not. Because, it is on the one hand, taken as a irony, on the other hand, as a kind of humor.
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TY - CONF AU - Minlin Wen AU - Yali Chen PY - 2017/03 DA - 2017/03 TI - An Analysis of Self-mockery in Conversational Implicature BT - Proceedings of the 2016 International Forum on Mechanical, Control and Automation (IFMCA 2016) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 337 EP - 345 SN - 2352-5401 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/ifmca-16.2017.53 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/ifmca-16.2017.53 ID - Wen2017/03 ER -