Greetings Good Morning, How Are you? Formal Replies Very good, thank you. How do I get to ..? Hello, How are things? How can I get to ...? How's life? Greetings Greetings Which way is it to ...? What's up? Asking Which way is it to ..? How is every day? Informal Which bus goes to... ? I'm all right. Can you tell me the way to ...? Replies OK. What about you? Is this the right way to ...? It was nice seeing you. Good bye! Go straight on Thank you for your time. Good night! Formal Go straight ahead I really must go. Good bye! Go down this street Follow this street Well, cheerio. Farewell Directions Keep walking Bye now. See you later! I have to run. So long! Turn left at the end of the street Informal Turn to the left at the end of the street I must go now. See you! Good night! It's on the right Giving Bye-bye. See you again! It's on the corner I'd like to introduce my self, my name ... It's on the left corner It's about three houses away from here May I introduce myself? I'm ... Introduction Take the first turning on the right Excusme, my name's .... Hello. I'm ... Cross the railroad tracks Formal When you come to a bridge, turn left It's a pleasure to meet you It's nice to meet you Respons Greetings Take the first U-Turn You can't miss it I'm glad to meet you Self Have we met before? my name is.. I'm sure... I don't think we've met. My name is ... .... for sure. Introduction Certainty I don't think you know me. My name is.. I believe ... My name is ... Informal I bet ... It's a pleasure to meet you I don't know Certainty I'ts nice to meet you Respons I'm not sure I'm glad to meet you Maybe Introduction Doubts Mrs.... I'd like to introduce ... Perhaps Let me introduce ... Introduction I don't think .... May I introduce ... I have my doubts Formal How do you do.. I like ... It's nice to meet you Response I love .. I'm glad to meet you I do like ... I do love ... Patty, have you met Tom? Others Like I enjoy ... Enny, do you know Frank? Introduction I really enjoy ... Pete, meet my sister, Judy. I'm keen on ... Oh, look, here's Tim! Tim-John, John-Tim Informal Like I'm fond of ... I'm happy to meet you I don't like Hello Response Expressing I'm afraid, I don't like ... Hi I hate ... Dislike I really hate ... I can't stand I'm not keen on ... I beg your pardon Pardon me Of course Formal Pardon Absolutely Excus me, what did you say? Excus me You right That's a good idea Sorry ? I agree Informal Agreement What did you say? What was that again? Conversation I agree with (someone) I agree to (something) 0 Level I'm for it Agreement I'm all for it I'm sorry I feel the same way I'm very sorry I'm sorry for.. + Ving Apology No way I apologize .. It's impossible I apologize for ... Formal Disagreement I'm against .... I don't think .... That's all right Response I don't agree That's quite all right Don't worry about it Apologizing Do you like ..? Sorry Apology How do you like ...? Sorry about ... + Ving Asking for Opinion What do you think of ...? I'm sorry How do you feel about ...? That's O.K Informal What's your opinion about ...? Don't worry. Response I believe ... No problem Expressing Opinion I think/I'm afraid Forget it. Opinion In my opinion ... I don't care Is he a teacher? I don't really care Is he married? It doesn't matter Showing indifference It doesn't make any difference to me Does he go to work everyday? Does he go home at 4 p.m ? I believe .... Yes-No I think/I'm afraid .. Is he happy ? I he your neighbor ? In my opinion ... Does he play in the street ? young | middle-aged | elderly | old |in his/her 30's Does he play in the morning ? Asking Question Age in his/her late teens | in his/her mid-20's | i his/her early 40's What is her name ? Where does she sing? fat | thin | slim | plump | medium-build Build When does she sing? well-build (M) | broad-shouldered (M) | overweight Why does she sing? 1.70 m | medium height | average height | bellow average WH Height How many people can you see ? tall | short | tallish | shortlist How old are they? Eyes When did they come there ? blue | gray | brown | (long/thick/bushy) eyelashes | thin eyebrows What are they doing ? Complexion pale | sunburned/tanned | (olive/fair) skinned | oriental | black Dress smart | scruffy | well dressed | casual | conservative | elegant Formal black | brown | red | fair | blonde | gray | white Would you like to ... ? Hair dyed | a brunette (F) | a blonde (F) | a redhead (F) | mousy dark Let's + Verb Inviting What is she/he like ? How about + Ving ... ? Informal a fringe | sort | Straight | wavy | curly | neat | untidy | with plaits (F) Why don't + S ? Hairstyle a fringe | swept back | in a bun(F) | pony-tail(F) | bald(M) | balding(M) tinning (M) | receding (M) Thank you. I'll be glad to Formal Thank you. I'd like to very much thin | long | round | oval | square| heart-shaped(F) | high cheekbones Face high forehead | thin lips | full lips | long/straight/turned-up/broken nose Thanks. I'd love to Accepting a cleft chin | a pointed chin | double chin Thanks. I'd like to Sure, that sounds great Informal Invitations beard(M) | mustache(M) | side-burns(M) | unshaven(M) Sure, that sounds like fun clean-shaven(M) | a scar | a beauty spot(F) | a mole Distinguishing features with (freckles/dimples/spots/wrinkles/lines/glasses) I'm very sorry but ... Formal (well) made-up (F) I'd like to but ... No, thanks you. quiet | resaved | thoughtful | calm | moody | unsociable | sociable Personality sophisticated | lively | cheerful | amusing | polite | reliable Thanks but ... Refusing talk active | aggressive | friendly | shy I'm sorry but ... Informal I'd love to but .... No, thanks.