Communication Strategies: The study of body motion or body behavior
Emblems: gestures that have a direct verbal translation and can stand alone such as the ok sign.
Illustrators: gestures that compliment our words such as pointing when giving directions.
Regulators: gestures that may prolong or terminate the conversation such as looking at your watch, walking away or nodding and leaning forward.
Adaptors: gestures that make you feel more comfortable in a communication situation such as twirling your hair or tapping your fingers.
Affect Displays: facial expressions motivated by emotion such as a smile or frown.
Describe at least ten separate gestures.
What are they conveying? How many repetitions?
What are the circumstances?