Grammar Patterns

N with n

The 'conversation' group

These nouns refer to communication with someone.
It was so embarrassing trying to have a conversation with someone I've never met.
Although she always denied it, Eleanor's frequent discussions with Franklin undoubtedly influenced his decisions.
Liz, 29, told of her new plans in an interview with her former flatmate, journalist William Cash.
Word is usually preceded by the determiner a, or is used in the expression a few words.
'I want a word with you,' she said.
  • banter
  • chat
  • communication
  • communion
  • consultation
  • contact
  • conversation
  • correspondence
  • debate
  • discussion
  • exchange
  • interview
  • negotiation
  • talk
  • talks
  • word
  • There is also one noun, liaison, which refers to a person who encourages communication between two groups.
    André is deeply involved with the Resistance; he now serves as liaison with the British.

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