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Suggesting that language is also a tool for the oppression of women in almost all native cultures, Longmire and Merrill (2001,p.1 ) have said that “our native language depicts the normative, the generic, as ‘male,’ women are necessarily defined as ‘other.” For example, when one uses the word, ‘mankind’, “man is to mean all people, both male and female” (Longmire and Merrill, 2001, p.1). And also, it has been concluded that non-verbal communication constitutes almost seventy percent of any interpersonal communication (Hartley, 1993, p.164). And it is often found that in an interpersonal communication between two people of different gender... The Impact of Gender on Interpersonal...