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Cultural SensitivityPlay
Words deemed offensive can vary greatly across cultures and may not be immediately obvious to learners. SlideThe word was offensive among her community, though it seemed neutral to outsiders.
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Personal AttacksPlay
'Offensive' often refers to speech that personally attacks or demeans someone. SlideHis joke was offensive because it targeted a specific group of people.
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Non-Verbal OffensePlay
Offensive behavior isn't limited to words; actions can also be deemed inappropriate or disrespectful. SlideRolling her eyes during the meeting was seen as offensive.