Expression of Checking for understanding

Expression of Checking for understanding

Expression of Checking for understanding

      When we give information or explanation to someone or others, it is sure that we want that our information or our explanation can be understood by others. For this, we need to check whether someone has understood or not of our information or explanation. (also study : Expression and Response of Admiration)

      To check someone’s understanding of our explanation or our information, there are some expression can be used in English. And in this occasion, we want to share the expression of Checking for understanding. However, in this posting, we are not only sharing the expression of Checking for understanding, but also expression of Responses indicating understanding and expression of Responses indicating misunderstanding

Below are some materials about expression of Checking for understanding

There are three parts we discuss here; they are:

Expression of Checking for understanding

Some expression related to Checking for understanding; they are:

  • Do you understand what I’m saying?
  • Do you know what I mean?
  • Do you know what I am talking about?
  • Does that make any sense?
  • Do you follow me?
  • Are you with me?
  • You know?
  • You see?
  • Right?
Expression of Responses indicating understanding

Some expression related to Responses indicating understanding; they are:

  • I see what you’re saying
  • I see what you mean
  • I know what you mean
  • I understand what you are saying
  • I am with you
  • I hear you
  • I hear what you are saying
Expression of Responses indicating misunderstanding

Some expression related to Responses indicating misunderstanding; they are:

  • I don’t get it
  • I don’t follow you
  • I am not sure I get your point
  • I am not sure I know what you mean

Example in dialogue:

Ethan is studying in his room. Then, his brother Lucas comes in read more