As early as 2019, a survey conducted by China Youth Daily on 2,002 respondents showed that 76.5% of people felt that their language was becoming more and more poor: "I usually can't Country Email Listspeak idioms, poems, or even idioms. I will use some rhetoric, but I will not consciously copy what others say, and I will only use one way to express my meaning.”
In medicine, there is a disease called "expressive aphasia", which refers to the inability to speak complete words due to brain lesions; and now more and more people are also suffering from "Internet aphasia", and there is a problem of forgetting to pick up a pen. Words, lack of words, not knowing how to describe a situation.
Some time ago, someone on the Internet used the word "tired and ugly" to describe the appearance of staying up late at work. Many netizens agreed with it, and they reposted the vocabulary and analyzed the causes of the cause, but there were also people in the comment area: "This is not what it says" Are you haggard? Modern people can't even learn Chinese?"
The Internet mouth replaces, warms the four seasons
Shen Xiaolong, a professor in the Department of Chinese at Fudan University, once pointed out that the popularity of "internet mouths" and "internet literature" and the "unthinking" forwarding craze will dull people's feelings and make people inert in language.
, indulging in repeating hot stalks on the Internet or even abusing them may be making us a tireless repeater, slowly losing our creative ability.
In addition, the emotional value brought by "internet mouth replacement" is also a double-edged sword: when people are accustomed to straightforward and straightforward lines and see more dialogues with "shuangwen" filters, it becomes difficult to Accept the euphemism.
Many short video bloggers advertised as "internet mouth replacement" take their lack of quality as their true temperament and scolded others for no reason, in order to gain traffic and make this interesting pop culture lose its originality. The meaning of "sincere and high-level expression" has become "ignorant and superficial abuse".
As the blogger @ Bouquet dedicated to Algernon said, the pop culture that prides itself on ignorance and superficiality, laughter and scolding, and yin and yang is disintegrating the living soil of serious issues. And people are increasingly lacking the ability to listen to others and empathize with their suffering.