Today we are going to start talking about politiness. Everyone thinks that their culture is the most polite. Canadians are very proud of their reputation for politeness. Japanese also take pride in their reputation for politeness. However, politeness is "a culturally-defined phenomenon" Behaviour that is polite in one culture may be eccentric or even rude in another. This makes politeness very difficult in international situations.
OK, now let's review some vocabulary. Please click the link: 英語総合1A Vocabulary.
What is politiness in your culture? Please leave a comment below.