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What is intrapersonal communication?

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Intrapersonal communication is the communication process that happens internally. Communication with others is dependent on individual perceptions, and those perceptions are developed with the communication that happens within the individual.

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What is intrapersonal communication?
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Benjamin Lee Whorf was a linguist in the 1930s and believed that the content of human thoughts impacted human behavior. For example, an individual having a bad day will only make it worse with negative self-talk, while an individual having a great day can make it even better with positive self-talk. However, Whorf's larger view was that the thought processes of an individual are shaped by the grammatical structure of the language.

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