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    Do you find it easy or hard to detect sarcasm online (especially without the use of :rolleyes: )?


    EDIT: No sarcastic responses, please. This is a serious thread.
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    It's really hard.
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    Not at all.
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    people fail to realise that my sig is actually a piss take
    yet i had someone ask me how i got into cambridge with the grades i put down

    like seriously.. are they that stupid?
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    No. :rolleyes: Maybe
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    nope... about the same
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    Oh yes, it's so, so hard.
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    This is a stellar example- http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=KqHCBw...eature=related

    Then look at this reply- http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=LSfKCd7uPV0
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    no
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    This is a really useful thread.
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    Yes it is hard.
    And now I can't tell if the people replying to this thread are being sarcastic or not.
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    Rofl, you jacked this from my thread!
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    (Original post by Bubbles*de*Milo)
    Rofl, you jacked this from my thread!
    I was getting quite confused :o: and it always happens in threads people make! Have you sussed it now? :p:
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    (Original post by Cerulean)
    I was getting quite confused :o: and it always happens in threads people make! Have you sussed it now? :p:
    Lol, tbh I cba to work it out right now.


    Writing some LONG essay (What, if anything, is the essence of classical liberalism? )so I'm kinda preoccupied...
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    It's a bit harder online because you can't rely on intonation or anything like that, but most of the time I can.
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    Sometimes :mute: :o:
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    (Original post by Cerulean)
    Do you find it easy or hard to detect sarcasm online (especially without the use of :rolleyes: )?
    Are you being sarcastic? :rolleyes:
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    58% of what people make of you is via body language, so yeah it is harder, only 7% is through words.
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    No.
 
 
 
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