Small talk: why it matters and how you can get better at it

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Period6 Dec 2016

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  • TitleSmall talk: why it matters and how you can get better at it
    Media name/outletMQ This Week
    Media typePrint
    CountryAustralia
    Date6/12/16
    DescriptionIt’s that time of year when many of us will be going to Christmas or holiday parties, resulting in the inevitable need to small talk with a partner’s colleagues, neighbours we don’t know very well and many others. Does this kind of social gathering fill you with dread? We asked Professor Ingrid Piller from the Department of Linguistics for tips to get you through this season.
    URLhttps://www.mq.edu.au/thisweek/2016/11/28/small-talk-why-it-matters-and-how-you-can-get-better-at-it/#.WEZZYbJ94kI
    PersonsIngrid Piller