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Erscheinungsformen Komischen Sprechens Bei Aristophanes (Untersuchungen zur…



In comedy, the comic occurs when the characters’ actions appear to fail when judged by the standards of the audience. As speaking is the most important form of action in Aristophanes’ plays, it is here that the main source of the comic is to be found. Most of the aspects of language comic have already been well-researched, particularly in the realm of semantics (linguistic jokes etc.). Little is known, however, about the large area of the comic based on language pragmatics, which arises when…

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