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Valeria Sinkeviciute

  • Dr
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  • University of Queensland School of Languages and Cultures
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Research interests

IdentityHumour(Im)politenessPragmatics

Co-authors (3)

Publications (5)

  • “It's just a bit of cultural […] lost in translation”: Australian and British intracultural and intercultural metapragmatic evaluations of jocularity

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  • Approaching conversational humour culturally: A survey of the emerging area of investigation

    • Sinkeviciute V
    • Dynel M
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  • What makes teasing impolite in Australian and British English? “Step[ping] over those lines […] you shouldn’t be crossing”

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  • Funniness and "the preferred reaction" to jocularity in Australian and British English: An analysis of interviewees' metapragmatic comments

    • Sinkeviciute V
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  • “There’s definitely gonna be some serious carnage in this house” or how to be genuinely impolite in Big Brother UK

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Professional experience

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

University of Queensland School of Languages and Cultures

February 2017 - Present

PhD Researcher

University Antwerp Faculty of Arts

October 2012 - September 2016(4 years)

Assistant Lecturer

Vilniaus Universitetas

September 2010 - August 2012(2 years)

Education

Linguistics/Pragmatics (PhD)

University Antwerp Faculty of Arts

October 2011 - September 2016(5 years)

English Studies (MA)

Vilniaus Universitetas

September 2008 - June 2010(2 years)

English Philology (BA)

Vilniaus Universitetas

September 2004 - June 2008(4 years)