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2: Verbal Communication

  • Page ID
    42821
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    Learning Objectives

    After reading this chapter you should be able to:

    • Define verbal communication and explain its main characteristics.
    • Understand the three qualities of symbols.
    • Describe the rules governing verbal communication.
    • Explain the differences between written and spoken communication.
    • Describe the functions of verbal communication.

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    2: Verbal Communication is shared under a CC BY-SA license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Scott T. Paynton & Laura K. Hahn with Humboldt State University Students.