Cover of Suzanne Palmer's book Finder

AW Amazon Store

AW is an Amazon Affiliate

If this site is helpful to you,
Please consider a voluntary subscription to defray ongoing expenses.

paypal subscribe button

How To Support AW

Editing for authors: because every writer needs a good editor.


Welcome to the AbsoluteWrite Water Cooler! Please read The Newbie Guide To Absolute Write

Results 1 to 16 of 16

Thread: A question for linguists

Threaded View

  1. #16
    Quote Originally Posted by Fallen View Post
    GailD, paralinguistics deal with the more, non-verbal elements that I think you're on about.

    There's that many branches, sometimes it's a case of: pick one -- any one.
    As someone on the "outside", I've also noticed that they seem to run into each other. Or maybe it's a matter of definition within the various branches, and they only look like each other on the outside?

    Quote Originally Posted by GailD View Post
    I think this is a fascinating topic, one that I've pondered on for quite some time.

    This is a good one. I have to agree that some of this has to do with culture though, like eyecontact, confidence and such.

    Not to mention, If you're a good enough a liar, you'll be aware of bodylanguage, etc.
    Last edited by Archerbird; 10-15-2011 at 06:20 PM.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Custom Search