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Hsiao, Chi-hua. 2015. The verbal art of tucao and face-threatening acts in danmu screening. Chinese Language and Discourse 6 (2) : 109–132.
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John Benjamins
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Following the move from CMC language to computer-mediated discourse, this inquiry examines how online community users of damnu screening in China use diverse linguistic practices and discourse patterns of face-threatening acts to tucua, the practice of poking fun at or joking around the silliness, mistakes or unreasonable