Speaking advice: keep going

Even when you know a lot of vocabulary connected with a topic than you are talking, you may find that you do not know the exact word or phrase for what you would like to say. If this happens, do not stop speaking! Paraphrase: Use other words to say what you mean and ALWAYS keep going, because of course that the other person will try to help you and understand what you would like to say.

  • Useful language: Try to use this sentences.
  1. What I mean is… 
  2. I cannot remember the word, but it is… 
  3. I have forgotten the word right now, but it is.. 

 

 

 

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