The Weird Way Women Downplay Their Success

Uptalk is defined as finishing sentences with a rising intonation, often indicating a question or uncertainty. Research shows that though both men and women do it, women are more guilty of it even when they’re correct or asserting themselves! Anthony and Laci ‘uptalk’ about the gender divide in the way we speak and it’s implications.

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Posted on January 15, 2014, in Journal and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Interesting! I noticed while abroad that Canadians are particularly prone to this.

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