the art and deadly sins of conversation

10 Deadly Sins of Conversation
“Conversation Hijacker
Eye-Contact Issues
Ghost Listening
Tasteless Jokes
Shameless Self-Promoter
Me, Me, Me
My Name Is Negativity
Dead-End Answers
Word Machine
‘Everyone wants an intelligent partner, but they don’t want a preachy person or someone who makes them feel stupid.'”
http://www.marieclaire.com/sex-love/men/conversation-sins-100218

Conversation Stopper #1: Hijacking
https://catherinewakelin.wordpress.com/2009/10/02/conversation-stopper-1-hijacking/

conversation hijacker
“One who jumps into a conversation un-invited, often for attention.
George: “Hey, you see the game last night?”
Justin:”Yea, it was-
Kyle:”I LOVE FOOTBALL!”

Kyle is a conversation hijacker.”
http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=conversation%20hijacker

 

Conversation Hijacking: How Not To Insert Yourself into a Conversation by Pushing a Woman Out of It
http://www.whiteoliphaunt.com/duckofminerva/2014/10/conversation-hijacking-how-not-to-insert-yourself-into-a-conversation-by-pushing-a-woman-out-of-it.html

Are You Conversationally Tone-Deaf?
http://www.conversationagent.com/2008/09/are-you-conversationally-tone-deaf.html