People can be wounded and have their feelings hurt by someone speaking sarcastically to them. Sarcasm is saying something cutting or intended to hurt, often using irony to del…iver the wound. Irony is word use to say something other than what the words usually stand for, most often meaning the opposite of what the literal meaning of the words is. The tone of the voice and inflection is also often used to underscore the ironic/sarcastic part of the statement. Example: .
A man comes to breakfast after a night of drinking, he looks hung over and is unshaven, wearing the wrinkled clothes he slept in, with hair disheveled, and his eyes are red and squinted from the sunlight. His wife takes one look at him and says, "Well, now, don't you look just bright and shiny this morning?!". (MORE)
Megan Lindsay isn't funny. Answer How do you now when a person is being sarcastic? It is when a person laughs first when they are trying to get someone to laugh at someon…e else's expense. They are showing they are being sarcastic by laughing first at someone instead of laughing last after others start laughing. They are out to make fun of you and not to get you and others to laugh. Also when they do this they try to control you and others around them to keep them from speaking and to put their own views on that person that they are talking about. When someone is actually being funny they laugh last. (MORE)
In and of itself, sarcasm is not bullying. However, sarcasm and rough humor are often parts of bullying. It all depends on how the sarcasm is directed. If they only direct it …to certain people, then it is likely to be bullying. (MORE)
Anna asks Beth to go to the beach, and Beth replies, "Sure, I'dlove to lay in dirt and be roasted like a pig at a barbeque!" When Lisa turns in her one-paragraph research pape…r to her teacher,the teacher says, "Wow Lisa, I bet this took you a month to write!" (MORE)