7 pages (1750 words)
We, however, as ordinary people, just ask ourselves what’s with the word “humour”? Humour can be defined in two perspectives. First definition is from William Beeman of the Department of Anthropology in Brown University. He said that “humour is performative pragmatic accomplishment involving a wide range of communication skills including, but not exclusively involving, language, gesture, the presentation of visual imagery, and situation management.