If your typical love-life scenario is fidgeting in a corner trying to make yourself look presentable because your crush is passing by, then maybe you need a tip or two on how to start a conversation with your crush. Let’s face it, as God-like as you may perceive your crush to be, they’re also human. Meaning they’re open to starting a conversation with you, as long as you can get words through. But you don’t have to make a memorable opening statement, after all you’re just trying to talk to your crush not declaring a SONA. Here are eight ways to start conversing with your crush:

1. Talk About Something That’s Trending. Hint hint: Maybe he likes Pokemon Go too!