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Authors/Editors: Antonopoulou, Eleni & M. Sifianou
Title: “Conversational dynamics of humour: the telephone game in Greek.”
Year: 2003
Publisher: Amsterdam: Elsevier
Pages: pp. 741-769
ISBN: 0378-2166
Publication type: Article in journal
In: Journal of Pragmatics 35:5
DOI: 10.1016/S0378-2166(02)00150-9
Language: English
Keyword(s): conversational analysis ; conversational opening ; humor ; pragmatics ; telephone conversation
Subject — language(s): Greek
Annotation: This paper examines humorous interaction in Greek telephone conversation openings in the light of the principles of conversation analysis concerning telephone interaction and of Raskin's and Attardo's semantico-pragmatic theories of humour.