The Art of Small Talk | ESL Video

The Art of Small Talk

Quiz by: ChezTeresaESL    

Description: Tips on how to make small talk with Jeffrey Benjamin of Breakthrough Training
High Intermediate
Play Video: Keynote (Google I/O '18)
According to Jeffrey Benjamin, how do most friendships begin?
Small talk becomes easy with
The first tool for small talk is
"Be an ice-breaker" means
"Take the initiative" probably means
Taking the initiative communicates to others that
When you are in a place like an elevator, the longer you wait to break the ice,
Most great small talkers are
Great listeners do NOT
To be good at small talk, you should
The third tool for small talk is to
In summary, the three tips to being good at small talk are
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How much do you know about making small talk?
Test yourself here:
https://www.englishclub.com/speaking/small-
talk_quiz.htm

Need ideas for how to start a conversation?
Find them here:
https://www.englishclub.com/speaking/small-
talk_conversation-starters.htm

Original YouTube link for this video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYeX5oEw0h8