Have you ever been involved in 2 conversations in a car when there are only 2 of you there? Since I usually am travelling by myself, I had forgotten how the driver is not only talking to me, but is also carrying on a side conversation with other drivers on the road. “Don’t cut me… Continue reading What Are We Talking About?
How often do we ask someone we have just met: “What do you do? That is a common icebreaker used by most Americans to begin conversations with strangers on elevators, at parties, on airplanes, etc. Never occurred to me that this open-ended question is an USA habit. I thought it was a universal practice… Continue reading What Do You Do?