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Conversation Skills - Giving your opinion



http://www.engvid.com/ If someone asks you your opinion, don't say "so-so", or maybe. Tell the person how you feel. In this lesson, learn how to give your opinion! Don't be shy! http://www.engvid.com/conversation-skills-giving-your-opinion/

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Hello. Welcome to the lesson of giving your opinion. My name is Ronnie. Do me a favor. Go to YouTube. Go to my page, EnglishLessons4U, and subscribe to my channel. Watch out for imitators. I'm the real deal. Be careful. I'm going to teach you guys how to give your opinion. Now, you might think, "Ronnie, I already know how to give my opinion." If someone says, "Hey, do you like pizza?" And I say, "It's so-so." Your opinion is "so-so"? Guess what, that's a really bad answer. So I want to teach you some techniques to continue a conversation when you have to give your opinion. This happens all the time. Maybe you went to a new restaurant or you saw a movie or you went to a new pub or bar or restaurant and you want to tell people, "Oh, my god, it was great! I went to the new restaurant that opened up." And your friend says, "How was it?" And you say, "Okay." What kind of answer is "okay"? Was it good? Was it bad? Did you get diarrhea? Did you like it? What did you eat? So when someone asks you your opinion, instead of giving short, one-word answers -- "Yes." "I liked it." "It was great." -- you need to expand, and you need to give more information.

Here is a list of things that you should not say when someone asks your opinion. -"So? How was the movie?" -"So-so." What the hell does "so-so" mean? "So" means "yes" and "no" at the same time? If someone said to me, "It's so-so", I think it's bad. Don't say that. Maybe your friend and you saw the same movie, and someone asks your friend, "Hey, how was the movie?" Your friend said, "Well, it was a little boring, and there wasn't a lot of action. I didn't really like it that much." The conversation naturally would go to you, and you'd go, "Same." Same what? Please don't do this. It's so frustrating when you're trying to have a conversation with someone. Don't say "same". You are an individual. Please give the person your opinion. You can say something like, "Well, I agree. It was boring, but..." -- add your own spice of life; add your own opinion. So instead of saying "same", you can say, "I agree", and then add your information. The next one. Now, if you're a little shy, and someone offers you something, for example, "Would you like to have free English lessons?" "Sure" is a good answer. But if you're giving your opinion, for example, "Did you like the new restaurant that you went to last night?" "Sure." "Sure" is a really, really bad answer. What, again, you want to do is expand in your answer. This is the worst thing you can say if someone asks you your opinion or if they ask you a question about something. As an example, someone might say, -"Ronnie, are you from Canada?" -"Of course." "Well, excuse me for asking." You only are going to use "of course" if someone has asked you a very, very stupid question or a question that they already know the answer to. As an example, you could say, "Ronnie, you're from Canada. Do you have red hair?" And I'd say, "Of course I do. You can see it." So when you answer "of course", it does not mean the same as "yes". "Of course" is a very, very rude way to answer someone's question if they ask you something. So please be very careful of this.

"Are you enjoying your English lessons?" "Of course!" Good answer. "Maybe." "Do you like Ronnie, teacher?" "Maybe." Maybe? What does "maybe" mean? So "maybe", "sure ", "same", "so-so" -- garbage. Don't use them. "Maybe" -- are you not going to tell me the answer? Is it a secret? Don't say "maybe". Another one that a lot of you guys say is unnecessary unless you want to exaggerate something. So let's say, again, that you went to a new pizza shop, and you ordered some really spicy pasta -- at a pizza store. That's okay. So you get the pizza or the pasta; it's really spicy, and you eat it, and your friend goes, "Hey how's your spicy pasta?" You're going to say, "It's spicy." You do not need to say, "It's spicy for me" because you are the one talking. So you can just say, "It's spicy." Now, the way that we would use this correctly is to exaggerate something. Example: If you're having pasta that's really, really spicy, and your friend is having the same pasta dish, maybe your friend is eating it and goes, "This is not spicy for me." You're exaggerating that one is spicy and one isn't. So you're eating it; you're dying; you're crying; your face is turning red; you say, "God, this is spicy." Your friend's, like, "This isn't spicy for me." So you're exaggerating your point. Be careful about this one.

So these ones: Don't use them. This one: Only if you're exaggerating a point. These -- are the good ones. These are the good guys. These ones don't exist anymore.

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Комментарии:

Автор joao pedro souza mattos (22 дня)
"It was interesting!!" Verry Awesome! thank you for this class. I think
you're a great teacher and very funny to, I enjoy seeing your videos.

Автор Noel Sabangan (4 месяца)
Why do you use article "a" before the word BEER? Isn't it uncountable noun?

Автор José Ma. Fernández (11 часов)
thank you Ronie; but one suggestion "could you match more less the level of
english have you video"

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Your advice is the best. I enjoy your class. Have a happy day! Here is
Gangnam, Seoul, in Korea.


Автор Lynneth Lusoc (1 день)
Nice

Автор David West (1 день)
I like your videos. You have a funny sense of humor.

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anyone who wanna practice english with a common person like me, come on
skype; i would like to have chat with english speakers.......

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Very original video you made. It's something I needed, I can imagine you as
my teacher, because lectures with you must be really vivid.

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it was interesting

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u r very good i have met

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Very good topics, i cannot find these info anywhere 

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very intresting

Автор Jesia Jaramillo (19 дней)
It was really interesting.

Автор Eduardo Alonso (21 день)
what's doozy mean?

Автор Isaac Villajuana (22 дня)
Ronnie, your video was both interesting (smiling) and useful. I've been
studying (or that's what I thought until I watched this) english for years
and sometimes I answered with an "of course" or a "sure"
. 

Автор Heewook Lee (26 дней)
This video is really great. Cause WE, students who are learning English,
don't know what ways of talk are rude or polite. 

Автор estela perez (26 дней)
thanx so much 4 your help Ronnie

Автор Aashish Taware (3 месяца)
intresting

Автор phanindhar reddy (29 дней)
how to ask my girl friend for paco paco.....howto convince her for that

Автор Raphael Souza de Melo (1 месяц)
Thank you Ronnie. Valuable tips :)

Hey guys, I'm looking for a native or non-native English speaker. I'm an
intermidiate student trying to get better at English, so I need to
practice, expose myself to the language, as teachers usually say. I have
two or three friends that speak English very well, but I don't feel
comfortable to speak to them. So I'm looking for a completely unknown
person to practice my skills. Add me on Skype if you are interested. My ID
is raphaelsm3. See you there!

Автор gamini jayasinghe (1 месяц)
m/s ronnie realy you,are the one my good teacher
i dont miss you,rs woice

Автор Kiran Gadapa (1 месяц)
I really liked your video. I did not get bored while watching this video.
It has helped me a lot even I used to respond in one word. Thanks ronny for
helping us.

Автор Alaa Mohammed (1 месяц)
Thanks a lot for this video, I will apply this information in my life.

Best regards.
Alaa

Автор Figy Violet (1 месяц)
It was interesting!! :D

Автор Reinaldo Aravena (1 месяц)
Thanks again Ronnie!! I´m from Chile and your lessons have been very
useful in my english study. Regards.

Автор Mr555724 (1 месяц)
So-so Ronnie :p

Автор Tatiana Jatobá (1 месяц)
+Alan Silva,this is the channel that I said.

Автор Rebecca Gao (1 месяц)
I like your video, you are a great teacher! Thanks Ronnie~

Автор Mısra Mutlu (1 месяц)
i made a lot of mistakes about "of course" then. I thougt it was polite :(

Автор Ankon Roy (1 месяц)
your eyes. haha

Автор Melissa Nunes (4 месяца)
Your lesson was interesting, Ronnie. Never thought about this matter,
but... Those are actually very useful tips. Haha! Thanks, really liked it.
:)

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I like her teaching style. 

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amazing like always thank you 

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mexico is no longer in the soda

Автор Rodrigo Conde (1 месяц)
It was interesting!

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I like your video it was amazing and rewarding also. Don't you know we can
learn with without bored because you coach better with some jokes I
appreciated. Many thanks and have a rewarding day

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HI i need to laern english .help me

Автор pheap mak (1 месяц)
I like your teach

Автор ha nguyen (1 месяц)
it was so interesting to learn some important things from your video ...but
in the next videos ..Could you speak more slowly than before....Seriously i
couldn't hear some words ...and understand what you are saying...Besides
some my opinions like that ...The rest of this video was so useful for me
and all of people who is watching this video....you are definitely
funny...and interested 

Автор Khatuna Rusieshvili (1 месяц)
I like the way she begins the lesson :) and the whole teaching process of
course

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Ronnie u r grate ..........

Автор wenwen ye (4 месяца)
Any one could help to make an example for belowed?:
" I don't know, but ..."
"I've never thought.."
"about that but..."

Cause sitll not understand how to use it.
Thanks:)

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its me elarbi from Mauritania is been along time that i study English but
i never got enough information's before you rany you really good teacher
thank you allot with you we can improve English thank you again so much 

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I think you're the most engaging and helpful teacher I have ever come
across. 

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it was interesting 

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so interesting 

Автор Kiran Gadapa (1 месяц)
I really liked your video. I did not get bored while watching this video.
It has helped me a lot even I used to respond in one word. Thanks ronny for
helping us.

Автор Usman Ali (2 месяца)
Nice job I'm trying to learn english this video is very helpful

Автор Cael O'Donnell (2 месяца)
Nice job! 

Автор Yu The World (9 месяцев)
thanks for this nice video!! I've learned a lot!

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