WHY WE ARE WHAT WE ARE. Read the title of the text and guess the main topic. What do you expect to read about in this text? What are the most remarkable personal characteristics of you? What adjectives would you use to describe yourself?
1- being introverted or extraverted
(reserved or outgoing)
2- being stable or unstable
(fixed or changeable)
These can also be called as supertraits.
the length, height, width, depth of something
rather than thought
free and easy,
an uninhibited laughter
As a child, Elizabeth was very shy and retiring.
encouragingsomeone by making them excited about and interested in something
Children need variety and stimulation.
causing avoidance of a thing,
sth that you dislike
In psychology, aversiveconditioningis the use of something unpleasant, or a punishment, to stop an unwanted behavior.