Expression of Belief and Disbelief

Expression of Belief and Disbelief

        Expression of Belief and Disbelief. After sharing about Expression of praise and some other expressions in the previous post, now I want to share about another expression related to speaking area. In this case I want discuss about Expression of Belief and Disbelief.

        Expression of Belief and Disbelief is used when we want to give belief or disbelief response of someone’s statement or idea.

        There are some expressions related to Belief and Disbelief. Below is the explanation about the Expression of Belief and Disbelief:

Expression of Belief :

  • Do you think he is honest ?
  • Do you believe she is guilty?
  • How can you believe that ?
  • Do you believe in yourself ?
  • What do you believe in ?
  • Believe me
  • I swear
  • Trust me
  • You have my word on that
  • Don’t you trust me?
  • Have faith in me
  • Do you believe it?
  • Wouldn’t you believe it?
  • Can you imagine that?
  • Don’t believe it, do you?
  • Don’t you think it’s odd that…?
  • Do you expect me to believe it?

Respond :

  • I believe that …
  • I believe you
  • I trust you
  • I have complete faith in you

Expression of Disbelief:

  • You won’t belief this but ..
  • Do you know what?
  • This may surprise you, but…
  • I’ve got news for you. ……
  • Do you believe it?
  • Wouldn’t you believe it?
  • Can you imagine that?


  • Really? I find that hard to believe.
  • Are you joking?
  • I can’t see that.
  • I don’t believe it.
  • Are you serious?
  • You must be joking/kidding.
  • Oh, no! That’s not true!
  • You don’t say!
  • Seeing is believing.
  • You are kidding
  • That can’t be
  • That’s incredible
  • Nonsense
  • I don’t believe you
  • Baloney
  • You are full of it
  • I don’t trust you
  • I have no faith in you
  • You are kidding me right?
  • No, I don’t believe it!
  • That’s unbelievable!
  • That can’t be.

Examples of dialogue

Dialogue 1

Two days ago, Basori met Rahmat met at the stall. He talked about his experience of going to Trans Studio last holiday.

Basori   :  I went to trans studio last weekend.

Rahmat :  Really, who did you go with?

Basori   : Only my girlfriend.

Rahmat :  You’re kidding… your girlfriend went with you?  Did anyone else go?

Basori   :  No, just the two of us.  We had a great time. Do you believe it? read more

Expression of Praise

Expression of Praise

        Expression of Praise. Praise is something desired by everyone. They will be happy if they get a praise. We can give praise to someone who deserve it. For those who are married, praise can be given to a husband or a wife or children.

         If we get a praise, so we will feel happy because we got the attention of the person. Praise can be given by action or by words. If by action, we can give a gift to that person.

        Whereas, if we want to give a praise by using words, so we can use expression of praise through the following discussion.

        Expression of Praise can be interpreted as a strong expression as a form of approval or admiration for someone for something. Expressions of praise can be given to anyone and this is a form of admiration for someone or something.

        To praise someone or something, we can use some expressions like the following:


That’s an amazing film!

I’m proud of …

What a wonderful!


Nice assignment, … read more

Everyone Will be Back to Allah

Everyone Will be Back to Allah

       Everyone Will be Back to Allah. All praise is due to Allah. May His prayers and blessings be upon his Last Messenger and on all those who follow the path of righteousness until the Last Day.

       Take a look around us; everything we see, all that we have and all that there is everything in us, on us, around us, everything …., belongs to Allah alone. He is Allah who has given us all the property and goods we possess, the cars that we own, the house that we live in, the kids that He blessed us with, the health that He gave us, the time that He has allowed us to live on this earth are all Allah’s property. Even the bodies we live in and the life that we have belongs to Allah alone. He is the true Owner of them all.

“And to Allah belongs the inheritance of the heavens and the earth …..” ( QS. Al-Imran : 180)

“The kingdom of the heavens and the earth and everything in them belongs to Allah. He has power over all things.” ( QS. al-Ma’idah : 120) read more