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WELCOME TO OUR PRESENTATION

CERTAINLY AND UNCERTAINLY

Certainty is the state of being completely confident or having no doubt about something. Uncertainty is when nothing is ever decided or sure.

Purpose is when you are sure that something will or will not happen in the future

DIALOGUE
DIALOGUE 1 :

A: I was thinking about applying for the new position.


B: Do you think that is a good idea? A: It seems like a good idea but I am not really sure. B: What are your main concerns? A: It would give me a chance to grow, but I am wondering if I would like the job. B: I know what you mean, I've thought about that myself. A: I also am thinking about the pay.

B: Could you take a slight pay decrease for a chance to move forward?
A: Yes, it might be worth it. I am not certain. B: I think I'm convinced that trying for this position is the best choice for you.

DIALOGUE 2 : A: I am not certain, but I think I might ask to be considered for the new job. B: Why are you considering trying for it? A: I think that I might like it, but I am still thinking about it. B: What is it about this job that appeals to you? A: I think that I would enjoy the position but there isn't a lot of creativity involved. B: Yes, you could be right. There is a lot to consider. A: I am also wondering about the pay. B: Would a slight decrease in pay be worth it for a new opportunity for growth? A: I am thinking that might be the case. B: I think you should give it a shot. What do you have to lose? You can always

change your mind.

FORMULA

Are you sure ? Are you certain ? Do you feel certain of ? Im sure that Im certain It must be Expressing Certainly

You might be
I'm not sure Its impossible I doubt it Expressing Uncertainly

It's doubtful
It could happen

SAMPLE

X: Are you sure about that ? Y : Oh yes, Im absolutely.

A : Did you remember to pay the gas bill ?

B : The gas bill ? No, I havent paid that yet.


It isnt due for a while A : Are you sure ? B : Yes. Im positive. Look! Heres the bill. It says: Due on January 15th. A : Oh, okay. I just thought Id remind you. B : Thanks.

EXERCISES
1. Hereka : What do you think of my new tie dye shirt? Retno : Did you make it on your own? Hereka : Yes, I did. a. I doubt it. b. Can you show me how to make tie dye shirt? c. Certainly!

d. Wow, its great!


2. Laila : Sanusi : Sure. I said that you should mix all of the ingredients together. Laila : Oh, alright. Thanks. a. Could you repeat that again? b. Repeat! c. Really? d. Are you sure?

3. Ratu : I dont think we can clean the river.

Ketut : .
a. OK b. Im sure we can do it c. Mmm d. Dont mention it 4. Asep : Ida : Thank you. I made it from recycled paper.

a. Wow, thats awesome! b. Are you sure thats all of the steps? c. Dont mention it. d. Thanks, Ida. 5. Fredy :

Adi

: Well see. Im sure we can finish our assignment just on time.

a. Im sure that we can do this. b. Are you sure? c. I doubt that we can finish our assignment. d. Really?

CONCLUSSION

Certainty is the state of being completely confident or having no doubt about something. Uncertainty is when nothing is ever decided or sure. Purpose is when you are sure that something will or will not happen in the future Are you sure ? Are you certain ? Do you feel certain of ? Im sure that Im certain It must be You might be I'm not sure Its impossible I doubt it It's doubtful It could happen Expressing Uncertainly Expressing Certainly