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How can I make it clear that a conversation with a friend should stay private?

I recently had a long personal talk with a friend. Shortly thereafter, I found out that my friend had shared details of our conversation with one of his other friends (who is an acquaintance of mine)....
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How can I be more assertive when telling my family that I don't want to marry?

I am a 29 year old South Indian, been living abroad for sometime now, born into a conservative family that's religious and is society influenced/fearing in that what the society thinks matters a great ...
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What are some examples of / what makes a good small talk question? [closed]

So often times I am at a social event and meet some one*. You start with the usual questions: Hi my/your name is? What do you do? Which are all good to get started. But inevitably this leads to ...
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How can I politely tell a defensive Stack Exchange user to use proper punctuation? [closed]

On a Stack Exchange site I moderate, there is one user who repeatedly uses commas instead of other proper punctuation marks in posts, and often writes simple walls of text. At first, people edited the ...