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Eng112 20100920

Posted in eng112 by bnmng on 2010 09/20

Satire: what is satire? A kind of writing that ridicules its subject..

Comedy: High comedy evokes intellectual laughter – thoughtful laughter from an emotionally detached audience.
Low comedy little intellectual appeal.

Common features of Satire: Verbal irony; contrast between what is said and what is meant.

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