Dialogue topics


Telling a story

            w/ a teacher/administrator

            talking w/ friends

            w/ a parent

a conversation in a public place

            at camp

            asking for directions

            w/ a flyer-hander-outer

an argument

            w/ parents

            w/ sibling(s)

            w/ a friend

            w/ a teacher

new friend / acquaintance

small talk

            w/ peer(s)

            w/ adult(s)

if you and someone else are lost

about a visit to the doctor, dentist, veterinarian, etc.

about a current event

about something traumatic


effective dialogue


narration giving body language… what the characters are doing physically