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5 Tips for Small Talk At Work

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Video Length: 4:47

Updated on: 04/09/2021

Lesson Time: 1–2 hrs.

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Lesson Description

In this Business English lesson plan for adults, students watch a video and do a listening exerise about tips for small talk at work. It includes discussion questions and conversation activities about small talk. Students learn some important vocabulary terms and phrases from the video. The post-viewing sections include activities on vocabulary context usage and a quote from the video. The grammar activity features the usage of to be in the progressive form (being) + [adjective]. There are additional speaking tasks included, as well as a quiz and review section.

Video Description

Michael Shehane from Lighthouse Communication's shares 5 great tips to help you develop your small talk skills and make connections.

Lesson Activities

Small Talk
Missing Letters, Short Answers
Multiple Choice, Parts of Speech, Prepositions, Context Usage
Usage of "to be" in the progressive form (being) + [adjective]
Quiz & Review

Lesson Topics

Small Talk, Communication, Professional Skills, Career Skills

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