What is small talk?
Small talk is pleasant conversation about common interests.
Making Small Talk
The ability to make ‘small talk’ is highly valued. In fact, many English students are more interested in making effective small talk than knowing correct grammar structures – and rightly so! Small talk gets friendships started and ‘breaks the ice’ before important business meetings and other events.
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Being Active and making small talk (beginner)
Seven steps to small talk at work (beginner)
ANOTHER VIDEO FOR INTRODUCTIONS AND FIRST CONVERSATIONS
Making small talk at work (intermediate)