Exercise 5 - Language in use
messages are very clear. They are easy to understand and cannot be interpreted in more than one way.
Implicit messages are very different: You have to use what you already know about a situation in order to "read between the lines" and interpret what the statement really means.
There are 3 newspaper headlines in the table below. These headlines are not clear, and require the reader to "read between the lines" in order to understand the implicit or hidden message.
Match the following implicit messages to the
messages in the table.
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