10 Ways To Give Your Opinion In English | Expressions

10 different ways to give your opinion in English

(1) – I reckon… (British/Australian English)
(2) – I think…
(3) – I’d say…
(4) – In my humble opinion…
(5) – To my mind…
(6) – If you ask me…
(7) – The way I see it…
(8) – As far as I’m concerned…
(9) – I have no doubt that…
(10) – I absolutely believe that..

(1, 2 and 3) are more informal and are better used in casual situations with friends and family.

(4, 5, 6 and 7) are more formal and are better used if you wish to sound polite.

(8, 9 and 10) are used to express more certainty in what you are saying. These phrases sound a little stronger than the others and should only be used if you are absolutely sure that what you are saying is correct.

If you ask me, number 2 is the most commonly used.

Which one do you use?

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