Stick and stones may break your bones, but words will never hurt you. That’s an old phrase heard often. Words can often cause hurt. Words can often cause confusion and misunderstanding. Especially in the condensed and frantic world of social media. Words and how you them matter. Regardless of the channel.
The Difference Between Good Words and Right Words – Nuance matters when using language to convey an idea. A well-written post on the importance of using the right words.
Speaking of words and meaning… Don’t we all wish we had a device like this to translate what people really mean.
Until next week… be mindful of your words and tone.
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A painful lesson for many of us!