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What's the difference between "conversation" and "dialogue" ?

are these two interchangeable on certain occasions?

For learning: English
Base language: English
Category: Language


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    They're similar but I think dialogue is only between two persons. You can have a conversation with more than one person and it tends to be informal. Dialogue is rather formal.

    Dialogue refers when exact two persons are speaking to each other (and so monologue when you talking to your self). In a conversation are more than two persons.

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