Learning how to socialize with people English conversation lesson
What will I learn from the English lesson socializing with other people
During this lesson you will learn how to make contact with another person, keep a conversation going, and how to end a conversation politely. The lesson shows several examples of each of the categories mentioned.
How to make contact with someone
Mind if I join you?
Excuse me, you must be … . Excuse me, have we met?
I really enjoyed your talk this morning.
Are you giving a talk?
How to keep the conversation going
Do you often travel to Scandinavia? Have you been here before?
Is this your first visit to Denmark?
How long are you going to stay? What do you do, by the way?
What line of business are you in?
How are you enjoying the conference?
Do you know many people here? Can I get you a drink?
Would you like me to get you anything from the buffet? So, where are you staying?
Getting away politely
If you’ll excuse me, I have to make a phone call.
If you’ll excuse me, I must just go and say hello to someone.
Would you excuse me a moment? I’ll be right back.
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