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small talk

[′smȯl ‚tȯk]
(computer science)
A high-level, user-friendly programming language that incorporates the functions of an operating system.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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In 'Small Talks' Perry expresses her love for Nugget through the song as she and her pooch wear matching clothes for various scenes.
And yes, I bought the books, listened to the MP3 lectures about small talk and making friends and doing conversation.
She wants the focus to be on the Samaritans and their Small Talk Saves Lives campaign which says: "If you see someone you think might need help, trust your instincts and start a conversation.
On the other hand, there are those who love banter and think it acts as a relief from serious news, injecting life into a serious or boring news bulletins.UNPROFESSIONALThen there are those who maintain that small talk in a news bulletin looks unprofessional.
Also nominated in the Taiwan section, 'Small Talk' explores the relationship between director Huang and her lesbian mother Anu, a Taoist priestess.
It is the latest move in the rail industry's Small Talk Saves Lives campaign - encouraging commuters to look out for vulnerable people and have the confidence to talk to them and so interrupt their possible suicidal thoughts.
As part of the Small Talk Saves Lives campaign, which Samaritans has been running nationally with Network Rail and the British Transport Police, they are encouraging travellers to have the confidence to trust their instincts and act if they notice someone who may be at risk of suicide in or around a station.
Solana Beach, CA, September 06, 2017 --(PR.com)-- The New Works Reading Series returns to North Coast Repertory Theatre with Small Talk, by Deborah Serra on September 12th at 7:30pm.
At an evening with well known figures in the Jewish public world, the 'small talk' revolves around the diabolical lies Jews have to face - and the black humor that helps them cope with it.
Small talk is a tool that can be used to build a relationship with customers, salespeople, or other credit colleagues.

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