In two paragraphs, respond to one (1) of the prompts below. Journal entries must contain proper grammar, spelling and capitalization.
1. Think about a recent communication exchange you had with your partner. What nonverbal cues were present? (Think about the nonverbal codes we discussed in class as well as are discussed in the book, such as oculesics, kinesics, chronemics, etc.). Did you have difficulty interpreting the nonverbal cues of your partner? Did the nonverbal cues communicate anything that was in conflict with the spoken message? Explain.
2. Examine a room in your house. Analyze the nonverbal messages that a visitor could extract from the layout, design, and décor of the room. Explain whether or not the visitor’s perception would be correct. Would you change anything about the room based on looking at it from another’s point of view?