Study of the Language of Chinese Mobile Phone Short Messages

  • Nanfei Xu
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 227)


In the information age, people have a variety of communication means and the mobile phone has become more and more popular. This thesis uses examples to analyze a variety of rhetorical devices used in the text from the perspective of rhetoric, and analyzes the humorous texts by the cooperative principle and politeness principle. It explores the reason why the mobile phone short message is more and more popular and aims to promote better communication between people .


The mobile phone short message Rhetoric Cooperative principle Politeness principle 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of Foreign LanguagesShandong University of TechnologyShandongChina

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