Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Engineering Management (Iconf-EM 2016)

The Interactive Study Between Facial Expression and Verbal Language of the Discourse Marker So

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Qikun Zheng
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Qikun Zheng
Available Online January 2017.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/iconfem-16.2016.34How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Discourse Markers; Facial expressions; Emotions; Social elements
Abstract
This study used a subtitle corpus of American TV drama House of Cards SeasonI, Season and Season to investigate the utilization of discourse marker so and explore the characteristics of facial expressions' changes and the effects of social elements and personal emotions for text cohesion of the discourse marker so. The results reveal that emotionality facial expression of so is employed most frequently by speakers of this TV drama, and that the facilitating role of facial expression is confirmed where discourse marker so performs its connective functions in discourse coherence.
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Proceedings
2016 International Conference on Engineering Management (Iconf-EM 2016)
Part of series
Advances in Economics, Business and Management Research
Publication Date
January 2017
ISBN
978-94-6252-280-0
ISSN
2352-5428
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/iconfem-16.2016.34How to use a DOI?
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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