Learn Useful Phrases for Daily Use
- As if
- For sure
- At first
- At times
- To some extent
- More or less
- Over and over
- To the point
- And what not
- As a result
- Then and there
- After all
- Without fail
- In a way
- Due to
- On the spot
- Take time
- At the same time
It looks as if it’s going to rain.
He suddenly appeared as if by magic.
He treats me as if I’m his enemy.
So you learned how to use ‘As if’? Now let’s learn another Phrase
I don’t know for sure.
We can’t say for sure what will happen.
No one knows for sure what happened.
I hope you can use ‘For sure’ from now on and there will be no problem.
The next Phrase is –
This is a very common Phrase and very useful, such as –
Love at first sight.
It was love at first sight.
At first, he was really scared.
Let’s learn how to use it with a few examples –
He can be very obstinate at times.
He can be rather moody at times.
To some extent
I agree with you to some extent.
To some extent this was the truth.
To some extent you are correct.
More or less
It is more or less certain.
I’ve more or less finished reading the book.
The Conference is more or less over.
Over and over
He plays the same songs over and over.
I’ve told you over and over again not to do that.
We repeat the experiment over and over.
To the point
Your answer is to the point.
Hurry up and get to the point!
The letter was short and to the point.
And what not
He called me fool and what not.
I bought sugar, tea, eggs and what not.
How do I know what to do and what not to do?
As a result
She died as a result of her injuries.
As a result, he had to leave.
The flight was delayed as a result of fog.
Then and there
I fix it right then and there.
He wanted the money then and there.
We turned down their proposal then and there.
After all a hero is human.
We’ve decided not to go away after all.
I want you here by two o’clock without fail.
He writes every week without fail.
Be there at nine o’clock, without fail.
In a way
In a way it was one of our biggest mistakes.
Your headaches are due to stress.
His success was due to his industry.
Her illness was due to bad food.
The accident was due to her negligence.
On the spot
The policeman arrested the thief on the spot.
He answered the question on the spot.
Take time to enjoy the simple things in life.
Take time to study the details.
We should take time for relaxation.
At the same time
Meet me at the same time tomorrow.
Don’t all speak at the same time.
I felt both happy and sad at the same time.