Analyze how your culture or subculture and the language associated with It have shaped your thinking.
Consider the following as potential influences on your language and way of thinking as
you explain your analysis:
o Slang or colloquialism
o Conversation rituals
o Linear versus circular discourse
o Preference for proverbs
o Adherence to taboos
o Second language influences
o Subcultural priorities and interpretations
o Code switching for strangers
?Include steps you could take to see past your language habits when you enter a different
culture or subculture. Your discussion should be between 250 and 300 words.