THE VARIOUS WAYS OF EXPRESSING AGREEMENT AND DISAGREEMENT
We use these different expressions to show agreement and disagreement. This is an essential part of trying to find a conclusion or negotiating an outcome in language use.
|I (ADVERB) AGREE WITH
WE AGREE ON
I SEE YOUR POINT
I GET WHAT YOU MEAN
I UNDERSTAND YOUR POINT
I SEE WHAT YOU ARE SAYING
I UNDERSTAND YOUR OPINION
WE SEE EYE TO EYE ON
YOU TOOK THE WORDS RIGHT OUT OF MY MOUTH
I COULDN’T AGREE MORE
I DISAGREE WITH
I DON’T AGREE WITH
I DON’T SEE YOUR POINT
I DON’T GET YOUR OPINION
I CAN’T SEE WHERE YOU ARE COMING FROM
HAVEN’T YOU THOUGHT ABOUT IT FROM A DIFFERENT POINT OF VIEW?
ARE YOU SERIOUS?
ARE YOU KIDDING ME?
IS THIS A JOKE?
THAT CAN’T BE RIGHT
YOU MUST BE JOKING!
ARE YOU PULLING MY LEG?
I CAN’T AGREE WITH YOU ON…
THAT DOESN’T MAKE SENSE
THERE IS NO WAY (ON EARTH)…
(VULGAR) ARE YOU TAKING THE PISS?
(VULGAR) YOU MUST BE A FOOL!
(VULGAR) ARE YOU STUPID?
|LET’S LEAVE IT
WHY DON’T WE GO ON TO SOMETHING ELSE
SHALL WE MOVE ON?
YOU COULD BE RIGHT, BUT I WILL NEED TO LOOK INTO IT
LET’S CHANGE THE TOPIC
LET’S AGREE TO DISAGREE
WE CAN’T AGREE SO…
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