ESL teaching and learning resources
starting / maintaining conversations
Worksheets for starting / maintaining conversations
Converstation starters (741)Twenty seven commonplace statements (We had a great weekend. My feet are killing me. etc.) to cue responses - Did you? etc + ways of continuing a conversation.
Matching mill (735)Eleven statements or questions with responses. 'How's it going? 'Can't complain.' etc
Book references for starting / maintaining conversationsPage top ↑
General English course books (adults)
|New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book |
Peter Moore Sarah Cunningham
|Module 1 Past and present Pages 15 - 16 Making conversation
Recorded dialogue. Listen, analyze, practice.
Speaking / listening skills books
|Real Listening & Speaking 3 |
|Unit 1 How are things? Pages 10 - 12
Starting, maintaining and ending coversations. Includes language for responses - so / neither etc. Includes 3 listening passages