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How do you let someone know you understand?
You can do that by saying:
- OK / Alright / Sure.
- Got it.
- OK, I get it now / That’s clear, thank you.
- Fair enough / I see where you’re coming from / I take your point / That makes sense.
- Of course / Absolutely.
- I appreciate why you think that, but…
- I hear what you’re saying, but…
- That’s totally fair / I don’t blame you.
What does it mean to understand someone?
To understand someone means to know how they feel and why they behave in the way that they do. It would be nice to have someone who really understood me, a friend. Trish had not exactly understood his feelings. Synonyms: sympathize with, appreciate, be aware of, be able to see More Synonyms of understand.
What causes feeling understood?
We learn that our thoughts and feelings makes sense through interactions with others. When we express ourselves and the other person shows a sincere curiosity to understand our perspective and communicates that understanding, we get to internalize the idea that we are understand-able.
What are the characteristics of understanding?
Understanding implies abilities and dispositions with respect to an object of knowledge that are sufficient to support intelligent behavior. Understanding is often, though not always, related to learning concepts, and sometimes also the theory or theories associated with those concepts.
How do you make people understand better?
It Improves With Listening
- Practice listening well in everyday conversations. Really pay attention to what the other person is saying.
- Tune in to feelings as well as story. When a friend tells you about something, try to imagine how he or she might have felt.
- Take time to listen to someone in depth.
How do you let people know you see them?
One way to let people know you see them is to begin or end sentences with the word “you.” I hear you. I notice the way you… I understand you. I appreciate you. Sure, you may say these already to your loved ones or good friends. But how often do you say them to people to whom you aren’t as close?
Can you fully understand what someone is going through?
You will never fully understand the type of pain someone is going through. You may understand bits and pieces, certain experiences and certain feelings. Those things are relatable. But, you will never experience what another person is going through in the exact same way. It is often said that people cope with things differently.
How to deal with people who don’t understand?
Do not be afraid to reach out and talk to those you trust about what is happening in your life. Do not feel that people will not listen to you because they “do not understand”. In actuality, they are not supposed to understand. It is important to find people who will listen to you, accept you and help you.
What do you do when someone is going through a tough time?
When someone is going through a tough time, it’s common and natural to feel isolated. Letting them know they are not alone is immensely important and often a great comfort.