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  • Accidental drifting – small talk in the UK

    Posted by on July 27, 2011

    We look back on a great month exploring small talk in English. Our final guest post, from fellow blogger and University of Sussex linguist Lynne Murphy, explores the key to making successful small talk in the UK (or more precisely, England). ____________ Earlier in the month Vicki Hollett advised Britons on engaging in small talk […]

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