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Humour and language: an analysis of linguistic and extralinguistic features used in jokes
(Universidad de Chile, 2018)
Humour is an integral part of human behaviour. Nevertheless, its linguistic structure has not yet been fully understood. Through empirical research, this paper aims at discovering what linguistic devices make humour possible ...
Recognition of linguistic ambiguity: an examination of first-year and fourth-year students from Licenciatura en Lengua y Literatura Inglesas from Universidad de Chile
(Universidad de Chile, 2016)
The phenomenon of linguistic ambiguity is complex, wide and unfortunately scarcely studied and explored. Nevertheless, the study of linguistic ambiguity, and particularly, the study of the linguistic ambiguity recognition ...