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Ten tips for effective communication: From Freudian slips to body language

Of Freud's many contributions to psychology, perhaps the most well-known is the "Freudian slip"- the idea that forbidden unconscious wishes insert themselves unwillingly into our speech. Jokes about the Freudian slip are common such as its definition "when you say one thing but mean your mother." Then there's the oft-cited joke -- a married couple is having breakfast, and instead of asking for the orange juice, the husband says "I hate you, you (w)itch" (depending on your audience substitute "b" for "w").
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