Non-Verbal Communication in France
nod for "Yes” and "No” are the same as
in our culture.
sign "Ok” signifies nothing or the number zero there, so people should be
cautious with it.
they count on fingers, they start with the thumb as one. If to signify two by
holding up index and middle fingers, you might get three; the thumb counts even
if it`s not hold up.
shake is usual in the business world when meeting someone for the first time.
The French handshake is quick and light with no pumping motions.
contact is applied there only among close relatives and friends, it`s not usual
if you don’t know the person well