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LampPro Tip 1/3
Tone MattersPlay
Listen for a mocking or insincere tone to detect sarcasm since the words alone may seem genuine. SlideSure, I love waiting in line for hours.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Context CluesPlay
Understanding the situation can help distinguish sarcasm from a straightforward statement. SlideGreat, another meeting! (when meetings are clearly disliked)
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Subtle MockeryPlay
Sarcasm often involves subtle teasing or ridicule that's not openly hostile. SlideOh, brilliant idea, Einstein.