Have answers to common questions ready!
Challenge yourself to answer with a long sentence, so you can continue the conversation.
QUESTION: How are you?
SAMPLE ANSWER: “I’m good, thank you! I had a busy week, but am excited to see my family this weekend. How are you?”
QUESTION: Where are you from?
SAMPLE ANSWER: “I’m from Guatemala, but I moved to the US last year. I’m working on improving my English! Are you from around here?”
If a funny thing happens to you, plan how to say it in English.
You will be ready to tell someone about it later!
SAMPLE: “A really funny thing just happened to me! I was in the grocery store, and I saw my old friend from high school! She didn’t see me at first … “