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Synonyms for impolite

Synonyms for impolite

Antonyms for impolite

not polite


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We must join Villena in asking Duterte and all presidential candidates the impolite and stupid question about their plans for education.
Among the topics are voices from the Japanese language classroom: honorifics do far more than politeness, impoliteness and second-language socialization: using reactions from online fora to a world leader's impolite behavior, Common European Framework of Reference for languages (CEFR) and pedagogical research, how professional interpreters develop an understanding of politeness norms in British Sign Language and English, raising pragmatic awareness through reflective writing, and children instructing kin and peers in politeness routines in Japanese.
Although the term 'impoliteness' has been traditionally defined as the 'lack' or 'opposite' of politeness, we agree with Culpeper (1996), Kienpointer (1997) and Bousfield (2008) when they assert that utterances are neither inherently polite nor impolite but dependent on the conditions under which they are used.
It must have been an enormous relief that Prince Philip did not follow up his initial outburst with an impolite question, such as: "Where's my f.
It is our right to reply to what Prime Minister Tammam Salam had said when he described us as impolite," Bassil told a news conference today.
The article goes on to explain that it is considered thoughtless and impolite behaviour to argue and speak loudly in a public place where many people have gathered.
It's impolite to interrupt a speaker, no matter who he or she is.
By avoiding a healthy discourse on political issues, on national agenda, and instead concentrating on the subjects that are of no relevance today and then by use of impolite language, I think some people, because of their feudal mindset, are trying to be a monarch in the democracy," said Jaitley.
Can you remind yourself it's impolite to be late because just as your time is valuable other people's time is, too?
He confirmed that his ministry's teams will never tamper with the privacy of any business or commit impolite behavior while doing their job.
Qasim has a good command of English and says he occasionally reads impolite words on his clothing but that most of the writing encourages love, beauty and coexistence.
The diplomat told Sudan Tribune on the condition of anonymity, that vice-president James Wani Igga and foreign minister Barnaba Marial Benjamin were singled out from the South Sudanese delegation and made to undergo an aggressive and impolite security check on arrival to an airport in the United States from South Sudan, despite showing diplomatic passports to security operatives.
He admitted the act, arguing that she had been impolite with his father and sister, the daily said.
I started to realise that being impolite saves an awful lot of time and costs you nothing" - Jeremy Clarkson.
It said: "Crossing legs is considered to be undiplomatic and very impolite.