Influence of Lexical Markers on the Production of Contextual Factors Inducing Irony

  • Elora RivièreEmail author
  • Maud Champagne-Lavau
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10257)


Previous research has suggested that contextual factors are required to lead to an ironic interpretation of an utterance. The aim of the present study was to assess—in French—whether the presence of lexical markers influences the production of these contextual factors: allusion to a failed expectancy, negative attitude and presence of a victim.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Aix Marseille Univ., CNRS, LPLAix-en-ProvenceFrance

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