2Warming up What is the purpose of language? Language is used to communicate or tell people thoughts, feelings and reactions.
3Ways of communicatingSpokenlanguageWrittenlanguageBodylanguage
4What is body language?Body language is one form of nonverbal communication without using words. Eye contact or gaze, facial expression, gesture, and posture, or the way you stand, are different kinds of body language.
20Body language varies from culture to culture. GestureCountryMeaningeye contactsome countriesother countriesshow interestrude ordisrespectful
21a circle with one’s thumb and index finger GestureCountryMeaninga circle with one’s thumb and index fingermost countriesJapanFranceGermanyBrazilOKmoneyzerorude
22good / well donethumbs upthe USNigeriaGermanyJapanrudeNo.1
23Comparison Meaning Gesture in the USA Gesture in China No, don’t do that.Moving the index finger from side to side.Moving the handfrom side to sideI don’t knowShrugging one’s shoulders.Shaking the head
24MeaningGesture in the USAGesture in ChinaWell doneThumbs up.Incredible.I can’t believe it.Rolling one’s eyes.Open one’s eye or mouth wide.
25MeaningGesture in the USAGesture in ChinaMoneyRubbing the thumb and index finger togetherRubbing the thumband index finger together
26MeaningGesture in the USAGesture in ChinaCome here.Moving the index finger forwards and backwards.Moving one’s hand up and down with the palm facing down.
27Predict what you think the topic will be? CheckingCommunication:No problem?Predict what you think the topic will be?
28Japanese- Akira Nagata George Cook (Canada)Julia Smith (Britain)Tony Garcia (Columbia)
29Decide if the following statements are true (T) or false (F). 1. Englishmen often stand close to others or touch strangers as soon as they meet.2. Most people around the world now greet each other by kissing .FF
303. Japanese will bow to others as greeting. 4. People from Jordan will move very close to you as you introduce yourself to them.5. Some body languages in some countries are good while some countries’ body language are bad.TTF
31Choose the correct one. 1. What is the main idea of the text? A. There are different customs indifferent countries.B. Foreigners should follow thecustoms of the country where theyare visiting.C. People use body movements to sendmessages and different bodymovements have different meanings.D. The importance of knowing customs.
322. If two men stand close to each other while talking, they cannot be from _____. A. an Arab country B. USAC. Britain D. Russia
333. What should a Chinese young man do when he meets his Russian friend in Moscow? A. Kiss him.B. Nod his head to his friend.C. Shake hands with him.D. Smile at him.
344. If you go to some Asian countries, which of the following can you do? A. Touch the head of a boy.B. Nod your head to others.C. Sit with your feet pointing atanother person.D. Kiss each other.