Unformatted text preview: some cultures, intense eye contact between men can be considered aggressive. Americans prefer a more direct eye contact compared to other nations. In most cases, it is considered as a sign of honesty and reliability. It is crucial to maintain an eye contact while listening or speaking. Looking into the other person's eyes shows your interest in the topic and the conversation in whole. Staring, however, can seem strange. 4. Vitality is a combination of liveliness and enthusiasm. Speaker expresses intense enjoyment, interest about a subject. If speaker is lifeless and has no vitality about the topic, the desirable message to the audience would not be delivered....
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- Spring '09
- eye contact, Direct eye contact, intense eye contact, speaker’s nervousness