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Using Symbols

Because it is often difficult to transfer feelings or intentions or tone through text only, early Internet users invented emoticons (the English term is a combination of the two terms feelings and symbols) - which is about sequences of keyboard characters to symbolize facial expressions. For example :) This icon looks like a smiling face when viewed from the sides. Here are some examples of symbols.

Happy or smile or a joke:) or :-)
Frown or sadness:( or :-(
Indifferent or wry:-|
Surprised or interested:-o
Do not say anything:-x
Directed tongue abroad (usually in the positions of irony):-p