People With These Traits Often Have High Intelligence

If popular media is to be trusted, you could tell which people are smart by the presence of thick-rimmed glasses. It turns out that whether or not somebody is nearsighted has little to do with intelligence. There are some secondary characteristics that have been proven to be related to intelligence, though.

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People Who Swear

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Would you describe yourself as having the “mouth of sailor?” If you’re one of the millions of people around the globe who can’t say anything with adding a curse word, you are very smart.

Language Sciences conducted a study in 2016 that showed that people who curse more have larger vocabularies than those who done. Funnily enough, the study debunked an earlier one that tried to prove the more you cursed the dumber you were.