Demonstrative Communication

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Demonstrative communication includes nonverbal and unwritten communications. Facial expressions are the most common among all nonverbal communication. Demonstrative communication reinforces verbal communication. For example, dressing properly, and a friendly demeanor can speak volumes about the kind of speaker it will be during a presentation. Demonstrative communication can be done by nonverbal action for example, a smile on a speaker’s face when giving a speech or presentation, the facial expressions would be a form of positive communication. The speaker tone of voice is another form of positive communication if the listener perceives it as a pleasant even tone voice. The speaker’s body language can be positive if it is received in that manner. Effective communications in certain situation require acquiring information or knowledge of the subject.

Ineffective verbal communication can lead to divorce, job loss and other difficulties in interpersonal relationships. The other side of these same nonverbal expressions is for them to be perceived or received as negative communication. If a speaker’s face has frown that would be a negative vibe received. The speaker tone of voice is aggressive and loud could be received as negative. Nonverbal communication, or body gestures, is a very important form of communication. When working together with others, we constantly provide and accept numerous signals. The body language we make for example, eye contact, gestures, posture, body movements, and tone of voice sends a message positively or negatively. The way we listen, look, move, and react tell the sender of the message whether or not the receiver of the message cares and how well the receiver is listening. The nonverbal behaviors an individual send either create a sense of interest, trust, and desire for relationships or that create disinterest, distrust, and confusion. Although this type of communication can be positive, people should be careful how they...
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