'''Basic Trope''': A character (willingly) rarely speaks to most people, but speaks to certain people much more often.
* '''Straight''': Alice usually stays silent, but she speaks to Bob often.
* '''Exaggerated''': Alice is a complete mute that doesn't speak even when spoken to, unless Bob is the one doing the talking.
* '''Downplayed''': Alice speaks happily to all members of [[FiveManBand her team]], but speaks less when other are around.
* '''Justified''': Alice is a ShrinkingViolet, that isn't comfortable around most people.
* '''Inverted''': Alice speaks to everyone ''but'' Bob.
* '''Subverted''': Although Bob and Alice are friends she doesn't speak very often to him either.
* '''Double Subverted''': But Alice likes to speak to Claire.
* '''Parodied''': [[StarfishAlien Alice]] [[StarfishLanguage speaks to everyone else by connecting]] [[BrainComputerInterface wires]] [[BodyHorror into their brain]] [[StarfishLanguage and activating the neurons related to her thoughts.]] She speaks to Bob normally.
* '''Zig Zagged''': You cannot predict how Alice will speak to a newcomer or stranger.
* '''Averted''': The people around Alice don't affect how much she speaks.
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''': "Alice is so quiet usually, but all of a sudden she starts talking to Bob often."
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