When you begin a discussion with someone, you want it to be interesting, insightful, and entertaining, and that means saying something that will be engaging and interesting. Conversation starters can help spark interesting, deep and memorable conversation with anyone.
In this article, we have a collection of interesting conversation starters for kids, teens, adults, friends and so on.
Intriguing Conversation starters For Teens
If you could have more friends, would you?
Is there something you’d want to do as a family?
What do you think are the best traits for a person to have?
Have you ever lost a friend? Why?
Who is a celebrity you admire?
What do you most like about yourself?
What is something you wish you could do everyday?
Why do you think popular kids are popular?
If you were to choose one way to be disciplined, what would it be?
Where do you want to be ten years from now?
What do you like most about your friends?
What made you laugh at school today?
What hurts your feelings?
If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you choose and why?
What do you think is a good age to start dating?
Would you ever get a tattoo? What would it be?
If you had $100, what would you spend it on?
Is there anyone at school you’d like to know better?
Did anything make you upset today?
If you could be famous, would you want to? Why?
Fascinating Conversation Starters For Friends
What have you been up to since I saw you last?
What’s your best tip for a good morning routine?
Where is your favorite place to shop?
What are your plans for next summer?
Have you ever really kept a New Year’s resolution?
What’s your best tip for saving money?
If you could change your name, what would you change it to?
What’s the best compliment you’ve ever gotten?
What’s the weirdest thing in your fridge right now?
How was your last vacation?
What’s your best cooking tip?
Has anything big changed at work?
What is your favorite quote right now?
What app do you use everyday?
How would your life be different if social media didn’t exist?
What’s your favorite thing you’ve bought recently?
Where is the coolest place you’ve been to for dinner lately?
What’s the weirdest thing you’ve seen on Facebook recently?
What have you been loving on TV lately?
If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Engaging Conversation Starters For Couples
What is the best or worst trait you inherited from your parents?
What is your funniest memory of our dates?
What motivates you most in life?
How would you describe our relationship?
What is a significant event that has changed you?
What is your biggest regret?
What’s the biggest risk you’ve ever taken?
What do I do that comforts you the most?
What makes you very sentimental?
What is something you’ve always wanted to do, but are scared to?
What things do you consider to be relationship deal breakers?
If you made a bucket list for us, what would you add to it?
What gives you butterflies?
What was the first thing about me that got your attention?
If your life was a movie, which celebrity would play you?
In what ways are you most similar to me?
How has our relationship changed since we started dating?
If we were to raise children, what are the most important things you would want them to learn
What do you consider most romantic?
What do I do that makes you smile?
Deep Conversation Starters For Adults
What is your biggest turn on in a guy/girl?
Where do you see our relationship in five years?
If someone gave you an envelope with your death date inside of it, would you open it?
What is your idea of a perfect date?
Do you think your priorities have changed since you were younger?
What are the top three things on your bucket list?
What does success mean to you?
What keeps you up at night?
What is the most memorable lesson you learned from your parents?
Who has been the most influential person in your life and why?
When have you been the most happy?
What would your ideal life look like?
What has been the lowest point of your life?
What scares you most about your future?
Who is your role model?
What is the most difficult thing you’ve ever done?
What book had a big influence on you?
Do you know anyone who is living their life to the fullest?
What is your guilty pleasure?
If you could ask for a miracle, what would it be?
Funny Conversation Starters
If you could only store one type of food in your pocket, what would you carry?
Have you ever stalked someone on social media?
Who’s your favorite comedian?
Do you ever sing in the shower?
What is the stupidest joke you’ve ever heard?
If you were in a circus, which character would you be?
If you were a farm animal, which would you be and why?
What is your favorite/most hilarious celebrity scandal?
Did you have an imaginary friend? What was his/her name?
What’s the worst thing you’ve ever worn?
What’s the best prank you’ve ever played on someone?
What is the worst advice you have given?
What is the worst first date you have ever been on?
What is the weirdest food combination you’ve ever tried?
What’s your go-to joke?
When was the last time you laughed so hard you cried?
What weird conspiracy theory do you believe?
Is a hot dog a sandwich?
Have you ever been on a blind date?
What is the worst pickup line you have ever heard?
Conversation Starters When Talking To Kids
Who is your best friend in your grade?
What do you want to be when you grow up?
Who’s your favorite cartoon character?
What’s your favorite color?
What is your favorite toy to play with?
What are you afraid of?
Where do you go to school?
What was the last assignment you did really well on?
What do you love the most about your mom and dad?
Do you like to swim?
What food do you hate?
Which animal at the zoo do you like best?
What is your very favorite letter of the alphabet? Why?
What’s your favorite subject?
What’s your favorite outfit to wear to school?
If you could change one thing about school, what would it be?
What’s your favorite game to play?
If you had a robot for the entire day, what would you ask it to do?
If you never had to eat one vegetable, which would it be?
What subject do you wish you never had to take?