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Table 4 Communication challenges

From: Personal travel blogs as texts for studying intercultural interactions: a pilot test case study of an American sojourner’s blogs from Zimbabwe

Coding categories Number of instances
Expressed difficulty understanding verbal communication in host culture. 1
Expressed difficulty making self understood verbally in the host culture. 3
Expressed difficulty understanding nonverbal communication in the host culture. 2
Expressed difficulty in knowing how to communicate nonverbally in the host culture. 0