BPS Chapter 5

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  1. the conscious act of receiving, comprehending, interpreting, and responding to messages
  2. a psychological principle taht posits that listeners pay attention selectively to certain messages and ignore others
    Selective Perception
  3. sharing ideas through dialogue
    Dialogic Communication
  4. a multistep, focused, and purposeful process of gathering and evaluating information
    Active Listening
  5. anything that copetes for a listener's attention. The source of the distraction may be internal or external
    Listening Distraction
  6. a poor listening behavior in which the listener reacts defensively to a speaker's message
    Defensive Listening
  7. language specific to a cerrtain region or group of people
  8. an informal expression characterized by regional variations of speech
    Colloquial Expression
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BPS Chapter 5
Basic Public Speaking Chapter 5 Vocabulary
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