discussion question set

Good Will Hunting
The Purpose of this Discussion Question set is to have you apply material regarding verbal immediacy behavior to a scene from Good Will Hunting. The scene on YouTube is titled, “The Best Part of My Day.” Here are your guidelines:
Read the material on verbal immediacy. On pages 203-204, verbal immediacy includes the following behaviors:Word choice (e.g., “this” versus “that”)
Informal address (e.g., “Dan” versus “Dr. Canary”)
Depth of disclosure (level of intimacy explored)
Verbal Person-centeredness (focus on other person’s perspective and articulating that awareness)
Relationship indicators (e.g., “best friend,” “we are official”)

Watch “The Best Part of My day.” The YouTube url is