Melissa and her friends try to distract her from this by means of chit-chat and gossip, and there is already plenty of the latter.
This time around, the question line has been a bit more adult: instead of chit-chat about travel and hobbies, she has been talking about Maoritanga, love and land.
it was a leisurely dinner with much chit-chat and laughter
The obvious danger inherent in this procedure is causing the dinner table chit-chat .
The result is an evening packed with song and dance, recitation and good old fashioned chit-chat which draws a faithful throng, despite the weather and in spite of rapidly developing world events.
Still, I carried on, unaware, with friendly chit-chat .
Just navigating the many clichés that often pop up and turn the conversation into a sludge of polite chit-chat and stock answers can be a pain.
Unusual but delightful, the Olympic-themed evening featured a mixture of music, comedy and delicious chit-chat from the two friendly and extremely talented BBCs - or British-born Cypriots.
I don't know exactly what's in it for them, other than a break from routine, but I admire their ability to make polite chit-chat - well, it's more of a shout-chat - with strangers.
Nothing much came of their conversation, just common chit-chat .