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Monday, 14 May 2007

Conversation Starters

Here are a few useful phrases for starting conversations (informal).

  • How are you (doing) today? (how ya doin?)
  • How's it going? (This means "How are you?" not "Where are you going?")
  • How's everything?
  • How's life?
  • What's happening? (now)
  • What you up to?
  • What's new? (What interesting has happened since I last saw you?)
  • What've you been up to? (whatcha been up to?)