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How do you respond to ignorance?
A simple, “Yes, we’ve considered it, thanks,” or “No, but I’ll look into it,” or even “I’m not comfortable talking about this” should suffice. And again, you don’t need to have any intentions of doing anything.
What is an ignorant question?
For some, an ignorant question is when a person believes that question has already been answered, so why bother asking it? For this reason, they love asking all kinds of questions.
Why do people make ignorant comments?
The reality is that most ignorant or rude comments come from a place of misinformation. Sometimes, when people are rude to you or they offer misguided advice, they simply just don’t understand. When it comes to autism and other cognitive disabilities, there is a lot of misinformation out in the world.
What do you call a ignorant person?
uneducated, unknowledgeable, untaught, unschooled, untutored, untrained, illiterate, unlettered, unlearned, unread, uninformed, unenlightened, unscholarly, unqualified, benighted, backward. inexperienced, unworldly, unsophisticated. unintelligent, stupid, simple, empty-headed, mindless.
What does it mean when you call someone ignorant?
ignorant, illiterate, unlettered, untutored, unlearned mean not having knowledge. ignorant may imply a general condition or it may apply to lack of knowledge or awareness of a particular thing.
What is the adjective of ignorance?
The adjective form of word ignorance is ignorant.
What do you do when you can’t answer a question?
Nobody’s perfect, and every once in a while you’re going to be asked a perfectly legitimate question that you unfortunately can’t answer. When this happens, first acknowledge the value of the question. Then be honest and explain that you’re going to need to look into it more.
What should you do when someone asks for your opinion?
If you’re asked for your opinion about a subject you haven’t thought much about, you might stumble trying to come up with something thoughtful, or worse, say something you regret that you didn’t mean. In these situations, the key is to think in the moment and then immediately look forward from there, not backward.
What is the best way to respond to rude people?
Sometimes the best way you can respond to rude people is to ignore them altogether—especially if it’s clear they’re just being downright mean (e.g. “You’re a terrible parent.”). A judgmental stranger does not define you or your child; their careless comments are inconsequential.
Is it bad to say I don’t know when asked a question?
Most of the time it’s no big deal when you don’t have a solid answer right away. But sometimes a question can really stump you, and defaulting to “I don’t know” or “I’ll get back to you,” can risk diminishing your credibility–especially if those are your go-to responses every single time you’re put on the spot at work.