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4. Using Stereotypes


Describing one ethnic or national group as unique and deserving special treatment is offensive to many people.

Example of Error:

For example answering a question by saying, “---- people are the most hospitable people in the world”

How to avoid this error:

Recognizing that there are many different types of people in the world and that no one country or ethnic group can be the best at anything. So saying something such as the following would be acceptable:

“ My people have a reputation for being very hospitable...”

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