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10 Usual and Native Oral English Expressions

  • Author:Lorna
  • Source:www.diecastingpartsupplier.com
  • Release on:2016-08-01

1.Without further ado 

That means do not say too much, just start the topic directly.

Eg: Without further ado, he took out his pen and lent it to me. 

2. I figure. 

I guess or I think so.

Eg:  I figure that our business should be able to break even in about a year. 

3.To descript somebody in a polite way.

(1)Short is rude. Usually people use petite to describe the one who is short.

(2) Fat is also rude. You can use “plus size”.

4. When conclude a conversation.

(1)I'll leave you be. It means to say goodbye to someone in a polite and modest way.

(2)As you were. It means as the same as before.

5. Off the hook 
To get rid of the difficulties.

Eg: Let me off the hook with a mild reprimand. 

6. When you dismiss what somebody say, you can say:

Except“Excuse me?”“Pardon?“,also we can use:

(1)You lost me.

(2)I didn't follow.

7. Have/get your back. 
When you want to support somebody fully, you can say:

Eg: If you ever need help, just ask. You know I have your back.

8. It works. 
It is effective.

Eg: I don't understand how the model works.

9. Buy that 
It means you believe it.

Eg: I don't think she'll buy that. She wasn't born yesterday, you know. 

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