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Cohesive Device Analysis in Humor

Author(s): Wei Liu

Journal: Journal of Language Teaching and Research
ISSN 1798-4769

Volume: 1;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 90;
Date: 2010;
Original page

Keywords: cohesive device | humor | cohesion | cultural background

Humor is popular among us. While we are familiar with humor in our daily conversation, this paper studies the humor in cohesive devices. Humor produced by speakers can arouse the audience to response with special effect. Therefore in humor a lot of cohesive devices are employed.

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