Kinesics And Body Language
Waving is usually seen as an open and friendly gesture,while making a fist usually means someone is angry or trying to be threatening. Pointing is usually used as emphasis or to direct peoples attention somewhere, and when a person places their hand over their heart it is seen as a gesture of sincerity or surprise. Having open and uplifted palms is a submissive gesture that can be used to signal either innocence, uncertainty, or to try and make an appeal to someone (Straker, 2007a).
Eye movement is yet another factor in body language. When one looks up they are likely to be thinking or bored, and when someone is looking down they likely are either feeling guilty or being submissive. When a person looks side to side they tend to either be lying, or doing something shady and looking for an escape route or to make sure no one is around. If someone does not make eye contact often and they are not lying then it is probable that they are feeling