This dissertation attempts a qualitative linguistic exploration-especially the cognitive theory: Conceptual Integration-into verbal humor in a dynamic communicative process, with reference to the psychological Incongruity Theory.
Body language is mainly used in assisting vocal language communication,expressing the information of feelings,making the rational information more specific,adjusting communication process and participating in etiquette association.
Since in the verbal communication process, the expresser controls the active power of the speech organizing, producing, and adjustment. This study focused on the expresser’s discourse role adjusting, the premises of such an adjustment, and its value in the verbal communication, for categorizing expresser’s strategy in the adjustment.
Studies on culture teaching and its enforcement have equipped language learners with the awareness of the intercultural communication, which is the foundation for both sides to realize empathy in the process of communication.
The euphemism 'death' in Chinese mainly embodies two criteria in politeness principle: politeness principle is influenced by specific social culture and people's consideration of politeness principle is also a process of searching for their cultural adaptation in the process of communication.
While language phenomenon interacts with socio-cultural factors, language code no longer means just simple symbols of pure linguistic, but includes a complex social factors and profound cultural significance.
Root exudation, the process by which plants secrete compounds into the soil, is becoming accepted as a communicative process that determines organismal interactions in the rhizosphere.
This knowledge cannot be introduced into classroom interaction "from the outside", but grows through the communicative process, in the course of interactive exchanges between the participants of discussion.
Conversation, talk, the communicative process, can be compared to the symphonic play of a piece of music.
Two essential constituents of psychotherapeutic process, the relationship between patient and therapist and the special communicative process associated with a "talking treatment," have been significantly compromised.
A sociological exploration of the major mass media as a communicative process in American society.
We focus on linguistic and inferential aspects of the human-robot communication process.
The principal definition of a document starts from the document as a part in the social information-communication process, therefore, having its place in it and performing a function that is major, and obligatory for the document.
With a view towards absolute security, we formally prove that any external intervention from an eavesdropper (Eve) during the communication process introduces necessarily some modification susceptible to be detected.
The property of the communication process that we focus on is the amount of time it takes to complete.
Finally, we model the communication process as a Rubinstein alternating-offer bargaining game and demonstrate that the resulting agreements help characterize the strongly stable set for a general class of communication mechanisms.
This Paper elaborates H.P.Grice's“Cooperation Principle”cast in the light ofan English-Chinese contrast and probes into the East-West difference in adoptingthe Cooperation Principle or G.Leech's Politeness Principle in the course ofcommunication by the two languages respectively.The author winds up his paperwith brief argument on the necessity of cultural review.
Pragmatic presupposition is relative to semantic presupposition, in terms of which the presupposition of sentences is analyzed. Relative to semantic presupposition, pragmatic presupposition can be understood as the following three aspects: (1) It is a kind of attitude on a proposition; (2) It is a "mutual understanding" between the speaker and listener in a given communicative environment; (3) It gives a sentence or a proposition a condition to achieve felicities.