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Is Context Common Ground? On conversational implication and the humorous setting

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  • Jens Sand Østergaard, Denmark
This article will explore the relation between the how’s and why’s of humour, by gradually moving from the contextual compositionality of conversational implication to a broadened perspective on the open- ended nature of conversation and the purpose humour serves in developing ‘common ground’.
Original languageDanish
JournalSemikolon (Aarhus C)
Pages (from-to)9-16
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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