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Re: Non-verbal communication

From:Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>
Date:Monday, February 21, 2005, 10:06
On Fri, 18 Feb 2005 10:54:30 -0500, Sally Caves <scaves@...> wrote:
> ----- Original Message ----- > From: "scott" <sjcaldwell@...> > > > - throwing back your head means no; it may be as subtle as raising the > > upper lip > > Ooh, how interesting! A Greek friend I made when I was living in Geneva did > this all the time, and when I asked him he said it was the gesture made in > Greece for "no." Any other confirmations of this?
Yes, I saw that too when I was in Greece. Though IME this tends to get "abbreviated" not to raising the upper lip but to raising the eyebrows. Optionally, add a cluck ([|\]?) while raising your head or eyebrows back to signify "no". Cheers, -- Philip Newton <philip.newton@...> Watch the Reply-To!