Laura Neuhaus

List of John Benjamins publications for which Laura Neuhaus plays a role.


Neuhaus, Laura 2016 On the relation of irony, understatement, and litotesNew Theoretical Insights into Untruthfulness, Dynel, Marta (ed.), pp. 117–149 | Article
The aim of this paper is to clarify the distinctive and the shared features of the three phenomena: irony, understatement, and litotes. These rhetorical figures have been defined as synonymous, distinct or overlapping in various accounts. This indicates an interrelation but also a need for clearer… read more