Notes and Summaries for Business Communication || 1
Quite often, miscommunication arises due to on barrier or the other. Barrier or problems can arise at any stage of the
communication process. Various problems of or barrier to communication may be classified as under: (i) Semantic barrier
(ii) Physical and Mechanical barriers
(iii) Organizational barrier
The term “Verbal” implies ‘use of words’ which makes language. Verbal communication means communication through spoken and written words. The process of communication involves the use of a common set of language between the sender and the receiver. Words are the most accurate and powerful symbols. Therefore, most of the communication in work organization takes place through words.