24Uncle Sam Recruitment Poster Here is Uncle Sam’s pointing finger.This is a rude gesture in some cultures.
25DAVE CHAPPELLE’S THUMB Chappelle tells about a high-jacked airplane in which he sees another Black male and they do a thumbs up to each other.“We were just communicating that we understood the situation. We were both seeing the same thing. What we understood was simply—terrorists don’t take black hostages.(Chappelle 2003)
26ARMS Limp wrist Raise hand in class Sign of the cross Waving hand (note gender differences)Sports Signals (See the next slide)
27SPORTS BODY LANGUAGEBASEBALL: Fair Ball, Foul Ball, Home Run, Out, StrikePlus Signals from the Catcher to the Pitcher, to the Infield, and to the OutfieldPlus Coach Signals for the Batter, from the First-Base Coach, and from the Third-Base CoachBASKETBALL: Basket Counts, Basket Doesn’t Count, Blocking Foul, Held Ball, In Bounce, Moving Screen, Offensive Fowl, Out of Bounce, Time OutFOOTBALL: Clipping, Face Mask, Illegal Celebration, Illegal Procedure, Late Hit, Offside, Pass Interference, Roughing the Kicker, Roughing the Passer, Safety, Touchdown, Unnecessary RoughnessPlus Metaphors related to most of these expressions like hardball softball and ballpark figure.
28LEGS & FEET Crossing legs (note gender & ethnic differences) Sitting on a park benchSitting on a bus seatSlapping knee while laughing
30The University of Texas Shooter SPACE BUBBLES:The University of Texas Shooterhad the space bubble ofa paranoid.Asian vs. Latin AmericanDoorway, Subway, ElevatorUniversity of Texas: Texas Tower Sniper
31TIME EXPECTATIONS Latin American vs. Mormon Cocktail Party vs. Dinner vs. Class
32UNINTENTIONAL BODY LANGUAGE blinkingblushingcoweringcringingshudderingtremblingtwisting hairweeping
33Tim Conway as a Dentist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bfTyEtVIe84
34BODY METAPHORS: To be on your toes To be stuck up To be up in arms To break a legTo count nosesTo foot the billTo have your tongue in your cheekTo keep a stiff upper lipTo keep your chin upTo play it by earTo put your foot in your mouthTo see eye to eyeTo shake a legTo throw in the towelTotal Relaxation
35Mr. Bean Getting Up Late for the Dentist: https://www. youtube
43Tina Fey as Sarah Palin: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tr0_x2lxRdc
44Tina Fey as Sarah Palin Amy Poehler as Hillary Clinton
45Tina Fey as Sarah Palin and Amy Poehler as Hillary Clinton: http://www
46Body Language Plus Intonation Use only the words “John” and “Marsha” to indicate the following:Anger vs. FearResignation vs. ExuberanceSadness vs. SurprisePretentiousness vs. AloofnessHate vs. PassionDesire
58Kissing someone on the cheeks Putting your hands on your hips EXPLAIN HOW THE FOLLOWING GESTURES ARE INTERPRETED DIFFERENTLY IN DIFFERENT COUNTRIESBiting your thumbnailKissing someone on the cheeksPutting your hands on your hipsUsing arm gesturesUsing eye gesturesUsing finger gesturesUsing hand gesturesUsing lip gesturesAge Differences