2.1 I’d like to say something …
During a group discussion you may also want to use body language to indicate that you wish to speak.
Activity 8 Showing you want to say something
Thrusting your arm up dramatically
Making eye contact with the speaker
Raising one hand slightly
Folding your arms and sitting back
Lifting your head slightly
The correct answers are b, c and f.
Throwing your arm up dramatically or standing up during a discussion can make you come across as unprofessional and aggressive. If you have something to say during a discussion, you are more likely to gain respect and get your point heard if you are polite, make eye contact and change your posture to signify you are ready to speak.