Language is key!!

  • Communicating Ideas
    • Have to ask fundamental questions to figure out context
      • Who - group? individual? title? region?
      • What - object? subject? theme?
      • When - period? era?
      • Where - region? country? urban/rural? territory? space?
      • Why - change? importance?

In all societies, language holds meaning!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RAGcDi0DRtU

  • What other phrases, colloquialisms, words, norms, etc. are misconstrued either by Americans or about Americans amongst global communities?