How to Say ‘Yes’ (by Not Saying ‘Yes’)

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‘From “yeah” to “yaaaaas” to “yiss,” we’re rejecting the clinical “yes” and finding more nuanced ways to give our approval—and to hedge our bets.’

“Yes” is becoming outmoded in a world where out-of-context formality can be read as a sign of frustration or all-out hostility.

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