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Philological sciences - Open specialized section
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2015, September
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Scientific article
U.D.C. 801.3:8020

Among the speech functions the special role is performed by the lingual-creative function predetermined by the corresponding thinking. The selection of methods and means of this function is predetermined by the nature of texts and the author-addressee factor. While creating the humorous effect both verbal and non-verbal means of playing up the social and linguistic experience are used. In terms of the verbal way of manifestation of the humorous effect the adaptive power of the language is used.

humorous effect, lingгоcreative function, authorized and unauthorized jokes, non-typical texts

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