by: Regan Purcell
Slang definition- very informal usage in vocabulary and idiom that is characteristically more metaphorical, playful, elliptical, vivid, and ephemeral than ordinary language, as Hit the road.
1- Iceman - A friend with nerves of steel
2- Tarhead - Someone who is involved in oil-based recreation such as car racing.
3- Affluential - Having both money and power or influence
-When is slang appropriate for use? when you are taking to you friends
"I" message definition- You state what you are feel or think instead of criticizing the other person.
1- "I think you are ignoring me"
2- "You are ignoring me"
3- "when i think you are ignoring me, i feel hurt. I don't like to being ignored."
"You" message definition-
1- "You are ignoring me"
2- "I think"
3- "I feel"
-which type of message is best and why? "I" message is best because you are not blaming the other person.
8 tips for better communication
2- restate the other person's feelings
3- try not to talk over people
4- there is no right or wrong
5- listening is always better than talking
6- inconsistent body language
7- provide feedback
8- focus fully no the seaker
8 tips to manage conflicts