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    Expression of Asking and Giving Clarification

    Expression of Asking and Giving Clarification       There are some expressions we can use when we don’t understand what someone has said, so that someone will clarify what he/she has said. So in this occasion we will share a material about Expression of Asking and Giving Clarification in which the material will be divided into three topics, they are Expression of Asking for Giving Clarification, Expression of Giving Clarification and some examples in dialogue. (Also study : Expression of Giving Appreciation) The explanations about Expression of Asking and Giving Clarification are as below:  A. Expression of Asking for Giving Clarification Some Expression of Asking Clarification can be shown as…

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    Expression of Giving Appreciation

    Expression of Giving Appreciation       There are many expressions we can use when we want to appreciate someone’s achievement or we feel gratitude towards someone. This could include thanking someone for a gift, a favor, or just being a friend. And in this occasion we’d like to give some Expression of Giving Appreciation of someone’s achievement. (Also read : Question and Answer of Interview) Here are some common Expression of Giving Appreciation: Very good! Good job! Brilliant job! Perfect! I truly appreciate your… I appreciate what you did. You have my gratitude We appreciate your innovative thinking. We are so fortunate to have an innovator like you. Thanks Thank…

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    Common Expression Used in Giving Direction

    Common Expression Used in Giving Direction       We often use Common Terms / Expression as our guide when we give directions to help the other person. These can be places in a city or town, such as stadium, bank, railway station, bus stop, cinema, etc. They can also be parts of the road system. (Also study : Expression of Daily Activity) Below are some Common Expression Used in Giving Direction: taxi rank = a place where taxis queue for passengers level crossing = where the road and railway meet. There are barriers that go up and down to signal when a train is coming underpass = a walkway that…

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    Asking and Giving or Refusing for Help

    Asking and Giving or Refusing for Help         When we want someone help us, we should use expression in other they will understand what we want. For this, we will share about Asking and Giving or Refusing for Help.         In this material of Asking and Giving or Refusing for Help, we will discuss about Asking for Help, Giving for Help, Refusing for Help and Examples in dialogue. (also read : Expression of Asking and Giving Opinion) They are the topics of Asking and Giving or Refusing for Help: Asking for Help There are some expressions, they are: Can I . . . .? Can…

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    Speech about Giving Motivation (Pidato tentang Motivasi)

     Speech about Giving Motivation (Pidato tentang Motivasi). Below is the example about speech entitled giving Motivation to Students. However, You can enlarge the contain of the speech based your own topic. Assalamu’alaikum wr.wb        First of all, let’s say our praise and gratitude to Allah SWT. Shalawat and salam may everlastingly be upon our adoration and shining model, namely Prophet Muhammad SAW, all of his families, companions, and followers.        To the honorable teachers and to all my priding students of SMPN 1 Tarik,        I wish today we all are still in the best condition of spirit and willpower in…

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    Expression of Asking and Giving Opinion

     Expression of Asking and Giving Opinion. Our opinion about something is what we think or believe about it. In communication sometime we need someone’s opinion to overcome our problems since we feel difficult to solve.     Below are some expressions we can use to ask someone’s opinion and give our opinion to someone else. We will need to use these expressions in a discussion activity. For the information about Expression of Asking and Giving Opinion, let’s discuss about it. Asking for Opinion What do you think? What’s your opinion? What are your ideas? Do you have any thoughts on that? How do you feel about…

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    Asking and Giving Permission

     Asking and Giving Permission. It is wise for us to ask permission when we want to start to use something that belongs to someone else or we want to do something, for example if we want to leave the classroom while the studying happens, we need to ask the teacher’s permission.     Don’t forget to use the word “Please” in asking permission to do something to make it is more polite. The word “please” can be put in different places in the sentence, it can be at the start, at the end or before the verb. Example Please, can I use your computer? Could we please…

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    Giving and Responding Prohibition

     Giving and Responding Prohibition. Do you still remember my previous article entitled “Giving Instruction and Its Response”? If you so, now let’s expanse our speaking skill by understanding another article entitled “Giving and Responding Prohibition”. Actually this article is just another way of expressing Instruction in negative form. However, it will discuss about some ways of expressing negative instruction or commonly called Prohibition.        Giving prohibition is the way of giving instruction to someone not to do something. Prohibition function is to forbid or prevent someone from doing something. There are some ways to make prohibition expressions By using the pattern    Don’t + Verb 1…

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    Asking and Giving Suggestion or Advice

     Asking and Giving Suggestion or Advice. In daily communication, we often suggest or advice someone for doing something. Suggestion is also called advice. Suggestion or advice Expression is the statement for giving suggest or advice to make someone better next time. For example, parents suggest or advice to their child, a friend advises to other friend or to us. It happens while someone has got bad condition or certain occasion.        We should know what expressions are usually used for asking and giving advice or suggestion. Here are some ways to ask and give advice or suggestion someone for doing something and also the ways…

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    Giving Instruction and Its Response

    Giving Instruction and Its Response. Instruction is used when we want someone to do something for us. In giving instruction, we should pay attention to someone whom we are speaking to. So to learn how to give a good instruction, we can follow the following explanations. Actually instruction is a kind of expression consists of imperative sentence in grammar so the main form of instruction is (+) Verb 1 + ! (or can be Verb 1 + Complement + !) Example Open the book! Clean the board! Amir, close your book! (-) Don’t + Verb 1 + ! ( or can be Don’t + Verb 1 + Complement + !)…