Exercise 3. Match the words with their definitions.

1.culture a) the events in the past that explain why something has happened in a particular way
2. to affect b) to do something that produces an effect or change
3. stereotype c) to hit something or somebody that is moving in a different direction from you
4. intercultural communication d) to talk to each other
5. background e) the ideas, beliefs, customs that are shared and accepted by people in a society
6. misunderstanding f) a fixed idea or image of what a particular type of person or thing is like
7. to collide g) the opinions and feelings that you usually have about something
8. attitude h) the process by which people of different cultures exchange information or express their thoughts and feelings
9. encounter i) a problem caused by someone not understanding a situation correctly
10. to interact j) allowing people to do, say, or believe what they want without criticizing them
11. tolerant k) an occasion when you meet someone, especially in an unplanned or unexpected way