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There are 7 universal microexpressions that all humans display for a fraction of a second when they experience a particular emotion – these microexpressions betray how we truly feel, and they occur regardless of culture, gender and race.

Knowing how to read and interpret these microexpressions is an essential part of reading nonverbal behaviour cues in people.

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