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Cross Culture Communication Presentations


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This is a very interesting game for CCC activites.

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Cross Culture Communication Presentations

  1. 1. Vietnam national university, Hanoi College of foreign languages Post graduate studies department Cross Culture Communication Project
  2. 2. Do you have a good command of English? Have you ever travelled abroad a lot? Are you sure to understand all communication messages without using words? <ul><li>Why don’t you join our game? </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Le The Quy </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>CFL - Vnu </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>Welcome to my game
  4. 4. Brief Introduction <ul><li>Name of the game: non-verbal communication discoveries. </li></ul><ul><li>Aim: to discover and have a better understanding about non-verbal communication to avoid culture shock </li></ul><ul><li>Time allowed: 30’ </li></ul><ul><li>Number of participants: 16 ( 4 groups of 3) </li></ul><ul><li>Participants’ level of proficiency: Advanced. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Instruction and </li></ul><ul><li>rules of games </li></ul>
  6. 6. STAGE 3 – 2 groups STAGE 2 – 3 groups STAGE 1- 4 groups Answer the alternative questions: A, B, C Match appropriate gestures with what someone says Which country are you in?
  7. 7. <ul><li>Note: After the presenter finish reading question, every team have right to answer, if not you will break the law. </li></ul><ul><li>Try to give your answer as fast as possible. </li></ul>
  8. 9. STAGE 1
  9. 10. 1. Who are more likely to give thumbs up? <ul><li>A. Winners </li></ul><ul><li>B. Losers </li></ul><ul><li>C. Waiters </li></ul>
  10. 11. 2. Who are more likely to shake their fingers? <ul><li>People who are angry. </li></ul><ul><li>People who are pleased. </li></ul><ul><li>People who are annoyed. </li></ul>
  11. 12. 3. Who are more likely to scratch their head? <ul><li>People who have the answer to a problem. </li></ul><ul><li>People who are confused about a problem. </li></ul><ul><li>People who are shy about something. </li></ul>
  12. 13. 4. Who are more likely to give the O.K sign? <ul><li>A. People who are ashamed about something. </li></ul><ul><li>B. People who are satisfied with something. </li></ul><ul><li>C. People who are confused about something. </li></ul>
  13. 14. 5. Who are more likely to cup their ears? <ul><li>People who don’t want to hear. </li></ul><ul><li>People who want to be quiet. </li></ul><ul><li>People who have difficulty in hearing. </li></ul>
  14. 15. 6. Who are more likely to wring their hands? <ul><li>Worried people. </li></ul><ul><li>Bored people. </li></ul><ul><li>Tired people. </li></ul>
  15. 16. 7. Who are more likely to clench their fists. <ul><li>People who are upset. </li></ul><ul><li>People who are cold. </li></ul><ul><li>People who are anxious. </li></ul>
  16. 17. 8. Who are more likely to raise an eyebrow? <ul><li>People who aren’t surprised by something. </li></ul><ul><li>People who aren’t shocked of something. </li></ul><ul><li>People who don’t approve of something. </li></ul>
  17. 18. 9. Who are more likely to hang their heads? <ul><li>Guilty people. </li></ul><ul><li>Innocent people. </li></ul><ul><li>Suspicious people. </li></ul>
  18. 19. 10. Who are more likely to give someone big hand? <ul><li>Performers. </li></ul><ul><li>Audiences. </li></ul><ul><li>Observers. </li></ul>
  19. 20. STAGE 2
  20. 21. <ul><li>Shrug one’s shoulders </li></ul><ul><li>Hold one’s head up. </li></ul><ul><li>Flag someone down. </li></ul><ul><li>Grin from ear to ear. </li></ul><ul><li>Stick one’s tongue out. </li></ul><ul><li>“ This tastes terrible” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Stop” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Sorry, I don’t know” </li></ul><ul><li>“ This is the happiest day of my life” </li></ul><ul><li>“ I’m not afraid of anything” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Let me think” </li></ul><ul><li>“ here I am” </li></ul>1. Match the appropriate gesture with what someone says?
  21. 22. 2. Match the appropriate gesture with what someone says? <ul><li>Raise one’s hand. </li></ul><ul><li>Wink at someone. </li></ul><ul><li>Wave one’s hand. </li></ul><ul><li>Thumb a ride. </li></ul><ul><li>Hang one’s head . </li></ul><ul><li>“ I feel so ashamed” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Present” </li></ul><ul><li>“ My car broke down” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Have a good trip!” </li></ul><ul><li>“ I’m not really serious” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Don’t ever do that again” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Agreed” </li></ul>
  22. 23. STAGE 3
  23. 24. Answer the following questions and give your own explanation. <ul><li>1. This man comes from a culture where HEAVIER women are seen as more attractive. Can you guess where he comes from? </li></ul><ul><li>Jamaica </li></ul><ul><li>New Guinea </li></ul><ul><li>Ivory Coast </li></ul>Because Ivory Coast have a saying “ The bigger the better” Heavier women is regarded to be more attractive in that body shape. This opinion is far from universal or inevitable.
  24. 25. <ul><li>2. While traveling in another country, this American woman stayed with a local family. She was honored by being served the 'best part' of the dinner: a bowl of solid, coagulated chicken blood. Can you guess the country she was visiting? </li></ul><ul><li>Greenland </li></ul><ul><li>Vietnam </li></ul><ul><li>Uruguay </li></ul>
  25. 26. 3. What is your own interpretationof George Bush’s gestures?