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Context ImportancePlay
Understand the event or situation before choosing words; 'inappropriate' implies a mismatch. SlideSaying a loud joke at a solemn ceremony is inappropriate.
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Cultural SensitivityPlay
Different cultures have unique norms, so learn them to avoid being inappropriate. SlideDiscussing salaries at dinner is inappropriate in some cultures.
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Time MattersPlay
Consider if the timing affects appropriateness, like using a phone at a movie. SlideTaking calls during a conference speaker's talk is inappropriate.