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Cross-Cultural Communication

Small Talk Topics in the Dominican Republic

In this video, a retired Marine lieutenant colonel and former defense attaché to the Dominican Republic explains small talk in that country.

Attempting Spanish in the Dominican Republic

In this video, a Dominican American describes the importance of speaking Spanish.

Etiquette in the Dominican Republic

In this video, a retired Marine lieutenant colonel and former defense attaché to the Dominican Republic describes the country's etiquette.

Etiquette in Curaçao

In this video, an Air Force lieutenant colonel talks about ways to greet people on the island.

Etiquette in Haiti

In this video, a Haitian American describes the price of offending someone.

Language Landscape in Haiti

In this video, a Haitian American distinguishes Haitian Creole from French.

Trustworthy Officials in Haiti

In this video, a native Haitian shares one indicator of who is trustworthy in her country.

Greetings and Introductions in Haiti

In this video, a Haitian American Army captain describes how to greet people.

Linguistic Landscape of Jamaica

In this video, an Army master sergeant and native Jamaican describes the linguistic landscape of Jamaica.

Etiquette in Jamaica

In this video, an Army master sergeant and native Jamaican explains appropriate greetings and etiquette.