Комизм Персонажа и его роль в реализации комического в цикле романов П. Г. вудхауза о Дживсе и Вустере

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Abstract

The present article is an attempt to investigate the process of depicting comic character and its role in producing comic effect in P.G.Wodehouse’s “Jeeves and Wooster” novels. Such concepts as «comic character», «comic situation», «means and methods of producing comic effect», «illogicality of situation», «grotesque», «technique of discrepancy», «expressive and stylistic peculiarities of the text» are discussed in the article. The article also reveals the authors’ irony manner of describing major characters which can vary in its degree of intensity from gentle humour to grotesque. Key words: comic effect, comic character, comic situation, expressive and stylistic peculiarities of the text, illogicality of expression, context, ironic modality, grotesque, expressive and stylistic peculiarities of the text.

Keywords

  • Key words: comic effect
  • comic character
  • comic situation
  • expressive and stylistic peculiarities of the text
  • illogicality of expression
  • context
  • ironic modality
  • grotesque
  • expressive and stylistic peculiarities of the text.

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