Useful expressions

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Useful expressions

  1. 1. GeneralizingGeneralizing There are many phrases in English that we can use when we want to say that something is true most of the time but not all the time. GeneralizingGeneralizing There are many phrases in English that we can use when we want to say that something is true most of the time but not all the time. • Ninety percent of the time... • Nine times out of ten... • More often than not... • Usually... • As a rule (of thumb)... • What normally happens is... • In general... • Generally speaking... • On the whole... • By and large...
  2. 2. Giving an opinionGiving an opinion It is very important to show people when you are saying an opinion and show that it is not a fact. Giving an opinionGiving an opinion It is very important to show people when you are saying an opinion and show that it is not a fact. • I reckon... • I'd say... • Personally, I think... • What I reckon is... • If you ask me... • The way I see it... • As far as I'm concerned... • If you don't mind me saying... • I'm utterly convinced that... • In my humble opinion...

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