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express your opinion
Expressing your opinion personally
In my opinion…...
The way that I see it is…..
To my mind……
From my point of view…..
I see it this way……..
I have a feeling that ……..
I have no doubt that ……..
I think that …….
It goes without saying that ……
I am confident that ……
My opinion is that ……
As far as I am concerned…..
It seems to me that……
I am absolutely certain that …….
Expressing the opinion from many
Most people believe…..
Most of us think that….
The majority of people believe that….
There are people who believe that…
People believe that……
Couldn’t agree more
I agree with you
I share your view
You could be right
Say that again
Tell me more!
I have never really thought about that
Wow, never seen it that way!
I can’t comment on that
I don’t really have an opinion on that
Not to sure about that
I’m going to sit on the fence on that
I agree partly with that
I agree on some level
I partially agree with you
On some level I agree
I don’t agree
I don’t think so
I have to disagree with you on that
I don’t agree with what you're saying
I have a totally different view
Not at all
I don’t think that’s true
1. Is the modern workplace stressful?
2. Is there a common method to combat stress?
3. Is it easier to deal with stress in hot countries such as Spain compared to cold countries like the Uk?
4. Being paid more money at work is not necessarily worth the extra money?
5. We cope better with stress the older we get.
6. Technology helps to eliminate stress.
7. People give up corporate life and move to other parts of the world to combat stress.
8. Money and maintaining a lifestyle is linked to stress.
9. Having a social life helps to get rid of stress.
10. Managers are the source of stress at work.
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There are many more but these are the most common. You will notice that the forms used are very polite and that’s why they are so important in a business environment.
When we confirm an appointment we can use:
Although it does sound strange just saying OK all the time can sound if it’s used too much. If you want to practice with role play tasks which really can add a sense of realism and give you instant confidence, press the button.
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Firstly, businesses divide the financial year into parts, these parts are referred to as quarters or financial quarters. These quarters are known as Q1, Q2, Q3 and Q4. Businesses compare these so called quarters to monitor performance.
When comparing data we use comparative structures such as, compared to or in comparison to.
Sales increased steadily
Sales showed signs of growth
Sales were healthy
Sales dramatically decreased
Sales performance was poor
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