Topic: Language Style Matching

Word Choice Detects Everything from Love to Lies to Leadership, According to Psychology Research

Aug. 1, 2011

The words people use are like fingerprints that can reveal their relationships, honesty or their status in a group, according to research by University of Texas at Austin social psychologist James W. Pennebaker.

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What Mimicking One's Language Style May Mean About the Relationship

Oct. 4, 2010

People match each other's language styles more during happier periods of their relationship than at other times, according to new research from psychologists at The University of Texas at Austin.

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