The Changing Face of Everyday Communication: Emojis As Catalysts

Dr. Alka Jain

Assistant Professor, English, Rani Lakshmi Bai Central Agricultural University, Jhansi

Keywords: Emoji, communications, digital communication, visual communication, language evolution


In today’s digital communications world, emojis have revolutionized daily communication, transcending text-based messages and linguistic and cultural barriers to become significant components of everyday communication. They convey emotions, ideas, cultural nuances as well as social evolution. This research article explores the evolving and multi-faced role of emojis in modern communication, by examining their historical dimension, linguistic dimension and impact on expression, sociocultural influences and implications, and technological advancements. The paper sheds light on the multifaceted nature of emojis and their transformative effects on communication practices in the digital age. There is a thriving relationship between emojis and human interaction, highlighting their role as catalysts for creativity, connection, and understanding in the digital age. Emojis convey a diverse range of emotions like laughter, love, sorrow, and triumph, standing as meaningful and potential symbols of everyday communication, in diverse communities across the world.


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