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Speech play and verbal art

A cross-cultural look at speech play, from jokes to verbal duels.
Print Book, English, 2002
University of Texas Press, Austin, 2002
ix, 186 pages ; 23 cm
9780292777699, 9780292777682, 0292777698, 029277768X
The grammar of play and the play of grammar
Forms of speech play in context
From speech play to verbal art
Contexts for speech play