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Difference between Body English and Body language

body Englishan attempt to control the movement of an object by contorting the body without touching the object:

  • Todd and Leszek demonstrate the intensity, concentration, and body English that are required to push a radio controlled sailboat.

body languagecommunication by facial expression and gestures rather than by spoken language:

  • When we have a hunch that somebody is telling lies, for instance, what we really mean is that their body language and their spoken words do not agree.