Throw the ball to me = I want this
Don’t throw the ball at me = I don’t want this/ it came in my direction
They gave the job to me
o: we shout / scream/ laugh at people
X: we shout / scream/ laugh to people
A two way conversation is when people exchange questions and ideas.
A one way conversation is when one person responds to requests or information.
Sometimes we say:
You’re just talking at me
This means there is no conversation at all, not even agreements