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SELF-DEPRECATING HUMOR You like to play the clown and feel happy when some one laugh. This kind of humor is the act of looking down, undervaluing or underestimating oneself. It is also seen as a major part of comedy.
Eg1: I am so clever that some times I didn’t understand a single word of what I am saying. Eg2: I used to write short stories, plays and novels, but none pay as well as writing campaign attack ads…
JOKES AT OTHERS’ EXPENSE You may make fun of other people. It’s the way you’re most likely to make a jokes That’s we called “jokes at others’ expense“ Poke fun at other people is common in TV program, Movie or in everyday conversation. But, it is a disrespectful act. We should not take it for granted.
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Bonding in the moment humor People who use bonding humor are fun to have around; they say amusing things, tell jokes, engage in witty banter and generally lighten the mood. These are the people who give humor a good name. They're perceived as warm, down to earth and kind, good at reducing the tension in uncomfortable situations and able to laugh at their own faults.
Sarcasm Bitter much Your sense of humor is dark, biting and sharp. The Daily Show is on your list of favorite programs. Be careful with the way you word your profile and emails, because sarcasm can come off as unnecessarily harsh without the benefit of tone of voice and facial expressions to soften the delivery. Save it for when you’re together with someone in person and can temper your biting wit with a smile — and don’t go overboard with it.
“Bathroom” humor This kind of talk can come across as crude and lowbrow too easily when you’re trying to make a good impression. lowbrow(adj.) : characteristic of a person who is not cultivated or does not have intellectual tastes
Groucho Marx American comedian master of quick wit one of the best comedians of the modern era Julius Henry "Groucho" Marx October 2, 1890– August 19, 1977 Witty humor : find the subtle humor in a situation and tease it to the surface by using a brilliant one- liner that no one else thought of it first.
Q&A Q1. Which kind of humor do you like the best or impress you the most? Why? Q2. Why is humor so good for us? Q3. Does humor always good for us?
A2 It is just a good cardiovascular exercise. It improves blood pressure, increases immunatory response. So it helps you fight diseases. Also, it boosts creativity. …etc
A3 Dark humor can be as unhealthy as smoking or drinking. Since it helps benefits, but humorous people don’t always live longer that you see sometimes just be opposite because they take the self-deprecating humor. That’s taking an emotional cost.
Main Resources Video- the Wall street Journal http://live.wsj.com/video/the-hidden-benefits-of-humor/65A70A1B-D74A-4E97- 9745-CDD1025BCD56.html#!65A70A1B-D74A-4E97-9745-CDD1025BCD56 Article- The 10 Different Types of Humor http://datingtips.match.com/10-different-types-humor-13392411.html Pictures- google The onion http://www.theonion.com/ Wiki http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Groucho_Marx