Some articles on humorous:
... Kami-ha-ha" — USS Kamehameha humorous malapropism "King of Tomahawks" — USS John Young probably after the ship's BGM-109 Tomahawk weapons system, or "The John Bone ...
... malfunction can be identified with a humorous effect on the psychological grounds it exactly corresponds to incongruity-resolution theory ... The theory treats on equal footing the humorous effect created by the linguistic means (verbal humor), as well as created visually (caricature, clown performance) or by tickling ... susceptibility of people to humor, absence of humorous effect from a trite joke, a role of intonation in telling jokes, nervous laughter, etc ...
... Pieces must be memorized in Humorous Interpretation ... Humorous Interpretation rounds will often have anywhere between five to seven competitors ...
... Humorous Interpretation (often shortened to HI or humorous) is the humorous alternative to DI ... will perform an eight to ten minute selection of a literary work of a humorous nature ...
Famous quotes containing the word humorous:
“I can imagine no more comfortable frame of mind for the conduct of life than a humorous resignation.”
—W. Somerset Maugham (18741966)
“Oh, to vex me, contraries meet in one:
Inconstancy unnaturally hath begot
A constant habit; that when I would not
I change in vows, and in devotion.
As humorous is my contrition
As my profane Love, and as soon forgot:
As ridlingly distempered, cold and hot,”
—John Donne (15721631)
“An emotional man may possess no humor, but a humorous man usually has deep pockets of emotion, sometimes tucked away or forgotten.”
—Constance Rourke (18851941)