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refers to the rules that govern word order

Syntax

2

a collection of symbols or words used to communicate with others

Language

3

informal nonstandard vocabulary used by members of a co-culture or group who have similar interest

slang

4

ability to relate approximately to members from a different culture is

cultural competence

5

Name the six primary human emotions

Happy
Sad
Fear
Surprised
Anger
Disgust

6

gestures that can translate into words

emblems

7

nonverbal behavior that reinforces spoken words

illustrators

8

study of bodily movements such as gestures, posture and eye contact

kinesics

9

Personal Distance

18-4

10

Social Distance

4-12

11

Public Distance

12-25

12

Intimitate Distance

0-18

13

the process of acquiring and interpreting information from sensory data

preception

14

We can see differing sides to a story

standpoint

15

how you present yourself

facework

16

process of finding who you are

identity management

17

communicating without paying much attention

low self-monitoring

18

meaning of a word is the literal or commonly accepted meaning of a word

denotative