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Useful Language for Speaking

TASK A:
1. Good morning to everyone.
2. Good morning I bid to one and all.
3. Good morning to the examiners and all my
fellow candidates.
4. A very good morning I wish to all examiners
and fellow candidates.
5. Today we are talking about…
6. The situation I have been given is…
7. According to the situation…
8. Based on the situation given, I would like to highlight my opinion which is… *point
given*
9. I have 3 reasons to justify my point.
10. For a start, I would like to suggest…
11. For example..
10. First and foremost,…
11. Firstly,…
12. Secondly,…
13. My second point is…
14. Another reason is…
15. Finally,…
16. Lastly,…
17. Last but not least,…
18. Moreover,…

20. Furthermore,…

… 30. In short. For example. On the other hand.… 24. As a conclusion. Hence. In conclusion. Consequently. Subsequently. 37. 36.… 26.… 27. Therefore. Thus. However. Conversely. Other than that.… 22. … and so on.… 29.… 31.… 25.… 23.… 34. 35. … and many more.… 38. In contrast.… 32. 2. Let’s kickstart this discussion by starting with.… 33.… 28.… 39. Take for example.. In a nutshell. Allow me to begin… 3. May I begin by saying… .… TASK B: 1.21. For instance.… 40. … and others.

Could you please hear me out? 22. May I say something? 21. I concur with your point of view. may I interrupt please. what is your opinion? 25. I see your point! 7. I’m afraid I have to disagree with your idea. can you please repeat? 28. 9. 18.4. 19. I don’t understand. 12. Does anyone agree with me? 26. 16. Pardon me for interrupting but. Excuse me. I like your suggestion. I’m sorry but I disagree. Indeed! 10. Candidate X? 23. How about your point of view? 24. 13. can you please elaborate again? 29. 15. That’s a great idea! 6. I’d like to add something please.. 14. In conclusion. So what do you think. That’s not a good idea/suggestion. I agree with you. I’m sorry for interrupting but… 17. 11. (NOT:I’M agree) 5. I beg to differ. I don’t see eye to eye with you. That’s an interesting perspective. ALL OF US agree that… . Why don’t we consider the other points? 27. Candidate X. 20. 8. I’m sorry I don’t understand.

That’s the end of this discussion. thank you. To conclude. In a nutshell. it seems that ALL OF US can’t seem to agree on a single point so… 33. As time is running out. SOME OF US agree that… while the rest prefer… 32. .30. MOST OF US agree that… 31.