I continued to read, looking for any contextual cues.
Dating involves many social cues and graces.
In addition to the words, messages are transferred by the tone and quality of voice, eye contact, physical closeness, visual cues, and overall body language.
Communication occurs with cues of body language and facial expression.
The expectations of the observer conveyed directly or through body language and other subtle cues may also influence how the child performs and how the observer records and interprets his or her observations.