Expression and Response of Admiration
Before discussing Expression and Response of Admiration and also its examples, it is better for us to know the meaning of admiration and the way to express admiration so that we have a basic knowledge about admiration. (also study : Expression and Response of Surprise)
Definition of Admiration
The way to express Admiration
There are two ways to express an admiration, they are by using “How” and “What”. And then what words or phrases we must use if we use HOW or WHAT to express admiration? To answer this question, we can study the following information
- How beautiful
- How clever
- How dare
Sometimes, we can omit “How” or “What” to express admiration.
Now let’s go on the Expression and Response of Admiration:
Expression of Admiration
Below are some expressions used in admiration:
- How beautiful it is!
- How kind she is!
- How wonderful!
- How marvelous!
- What a beautiful painting!
- What a lovely flower arrangement!
- What a clever student!
- What a lovely drawing!
- What a beautiful flower!
- What a kind lady!
Response of Admiration
Examples in Dialogue
Andry : Hi Rendy, where are you going to ?
Rendy : I’m going to Mardy’s party
Andry : me too. Wow, what a great man you look!
your jacket suits make you look more handsome.
Rendy : Thank you. you look so lovely too.
your trouser is very funky
Andry : you are welcome
Rendy : let’s go now
Andry : all right.
Tina : Look Mom! How big that plane is!
Mother: Yes, that’s right. Father told me that it was also comfortable.
Tina : Will it take us to Bali ?
Mother: I think so.
Sandy: Wow, what a beautiful scenery it is!
Ranty: Yes, you are right. How romantic place it is! Is not it?
Sandy: Yes, it is. You’re absolutely right Ranty! It is a great place with wonderful beach!
Sandy: Yeah, right. By the way, are you hungry?
Ranty: Yes, absolutely right.
Sandy: Well, then, will I order food for you.
Ranty: Ok, thanks.
That’s all the post about Expression and Response of Admiration we can share for this occasion. We hope the post about Expression and Response of Admiration above can be useful to improve our English, especially our speaking skill. (also study : EXPRESSION OF BELIEF AND DISBELIEF)