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Name: Moeko  Okada
Institution: Senshu University
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State and/or Country: Japan   
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Pragmatics
Ling & Literature
Selected Publications: Linguistic Approaches to the Analysis of Humour in Modern English Dramatic Comedy (unpublished PhD thesis, Lancaster Univ. 2001)

2007 “Whose Common Ground? A Misunderstanding Caused by Different Interpretations of the Lexical Markers” in Anita Fetzer & Kerstin Fischer (Eds.) Lexical Markers of Common Ground, pp.183-94, Elsevier: Oxford, UK.

2012 “Wordplay as a Selling Strategy in Advertisements and Sales Promotion” in Chovanec, Jan and Ermida, Isabel (eds.) Language and Humour in the Media pp. 163-182, Cambridge Scholars Publishing: Newcastle upon Tyne.

Dissertation Abstract: Linguistic Approaches to the Analysis of Humour in Modern English Dramatic Comedy



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