Do conversations end when people want them to? (Hint: no)
Do we realize how much other people think about us when we are not there?
Does talking about extraordinary experiences spoil conversation?
Do we assume that other people share our dislikes but not our likes-why?
Why don’t we talk to strangers-and would we be better off if we did?
What makes group conversations so challenging?
What prevents us from talking to people who are dissimilar to us?
How do we build a science of conversation?
Do we underestimate how much other people like us?
Do we overestimate our ability to communicate novel information?