USEFUL EXPRESSIONS TO EXPRESS YOUR OPINION


To my mind, …                                      As far as I am concerned, …                   Speaking personally, …

From my point of view, …                        As for me / As to me, …

My view / opinion / belief / impression / conviction is that …                                   I hold the view that …

I would say that …                                 It seems to me that …                            I am of the opinion that …

My impression is that …                         I am under the impression that …            It is my impression that …

I have the feeling that …                          My own feeling on the subject is that …

I have no doubt that …                            I am sure / I am certain that …

I think / consider / find / feel / believe / suppose / presume / assume that …

I hold the opinion that …                         (I form / adopt an opinion.)                      I dare say that …

I guess that …                                       I bet that ….                                          I gather that …

It goes without saying that …

USEFUL WORDS TO EXPRESS YOUR AGREEMENT

I agree with you / him …                         I share your view.                                   I think so.

I really think so.
(The author / the narrator / the protagonist / etc.) is right
He is quite right / absolutely right           He may be right.
I have no objection.                                I approve of it.                                        I have come to the same conclusion               I hold the same opinion.              We are of one mind / of the same mind on that question.
I am at one with him on that point.           It is true.                                               That is right.

That’s just it !                                         Fair enough !                                         Quite so !
Just so !                                                Yes of course !

USEFUL WORDS TO EXPRESS YOUR DISAGREEMENT

I don’t agree.                                          I disagree.                                             I don’t think so.

You are / he is wrong.                            I think otherwise.                               I don’t think that’s quite right.
I don’t agree with you/him.                      I don’t agree with what you say.               I am afraid that is not quite true.

I take a different view.                             I don’t share his/her/your view.                 This argument does not hold water.
Not at all !                                             Nonsense !                                            Rubbish !

He’s off his head !

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