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It's all very well being aware that there are differences in the ways that cultures work, but what can you do to try to prepare yourself for living and surviving in another culture?

Richard Cook believes that there are at least two important things that you should think about.

ACTIVITY
As you listen to Richard, try to answer this question. What are the two things that he suggests you do to 'fit in' with the culture?
(hint: one thing is something that you shouldn't do)

Richard Cook
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Check your answers

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IN BODY LANGUAGE

PART 1: INTRODUCTION
PART 2: WHY IS IT IMPORTANT
PART 3: FINDING OUT THE RULES
PART 4: PROXIMITY
PART 5: RICHARD'S TIP & USEFUL LINKS
PART 6: USEFUL VOCABULARY AND PHRASES
Link to the general unit
Link to the unit on language
Link to the unit on body language
Link to the unit on time
Link to the unit on status
Link to the unit on relationships
Link to Federico's page
Link to Adam's page
Link to Maralde's page
Link to Chris's page
Link to Andre's page
Link to Richard, the cross-cultural expert's page
Link to the sitemap
FEDERICO
FEDERICO
ADAM
ADAM
MARALDE
MARALDE
CHRIS
CHRIS
ANDRE
ANDRE
RICHARD COOK,
EXPERT
RICHARD COOK,
EXPERT