Some foreigners in the US learning English hesitate to start conversations with native US English speakers. If you can relate to this, this post is for you. I’d like to share some common questions you can ask your American colleagues, classmates or friends to start conversations.
7 Ways To Make Small Talk and Start Conversations with US Citizens
How your classmates or colleagues get to work or school
How do you come to work/school?
Do you take the bus to work?
Note: Instead of saying ‘bus’ or ‘train,’ locals may use the local brand name of the public transit, like Trax in Salt Lake City, The T in Boston, Marta in Atlanta, Valley Metro in Phoenix or the RTC in Las Vegas. For instance, “Do you take the Trax to work?”
Trax Approaching the University of Utah South Station