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  1. General Psychology
    Hi, Someone's written to me, and it's a very important email. However, the person has left out or forgotten to put a full stop at the end of the sentence, in this case, the email is one sentence. Because of this, I doubt the person's sincerity. Therefore, I was wondering if you could tell me...
  2. General Psychology
    I've seen quite a...variety of definitions of suicide attempts. So I have some questions for you all. ***Please understand this is purely hypothetical and for discussion!*** What is your definition of a suicide attempt? Is this a standard you only hold only for yourself or do you hold others to...
  3. INTJ Forum - The Scientists
    I know this has been kicked around as a topic a lot, let's get down to business. I'm sure we've all had to deal with misinterpretation, and the like, which I kind of classify as "unintentional" trolling, as @bethdeth mentioned. If there is one thing I have noticed, it's that the INTJs one...
  4. INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    One of the most frequent forms of miscommunication in my life occurs over issues of semantics. We may actually agree on something, but not realize it because we use words in different ways For this reason, I frequently request people to give precise definitions of terms they use, as many...
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