Useful Expressions: Giving your opinion

  1. In my opinion, this one would be better.
  2. To my mind this one’s better.
  3. If you ask me, this one’s better.
  4. To my way of thinking, this one’s fine.
  5. In my view, this one is best.
  6. Know what I think? That one’s best.
  7. I’d say tomorrow that one’s better.
  8. What I think is that one’s better.
  9. For me, that one’s better.
  10. I tell you what I think, that one’s best.

Useful Expressions: Excuses for being late

  1. Sorry – I didn’t hear the alarm clock.
  2. The alarm didn’t go off.
  3. I slept right through the alarm.
  4. I had to wait ages for a bus.
  5. The bus was late.
  6. The traffic was terrible.
  7. I couldn’t find a parking space.
  8. The roads were chockablock.
  9. I got lost coming here.
  10. It’s not an easy place to find.