5 Ways to Politely Ask for Seconds

As a guest in someone else’s house, we tend to be shy about asking for more food. But what if the food is just too good that we want more?   Here are five ways to ask nicely: This is very delicious. May I have some more? (When offered) Yes, please. Thank you so much. (When…

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10 Ways To Agree With Mom

Our moms love it when we are nice and polite. That is why, in honor of Mother’s Day, here are some really great phrases you can use to let your mother know that you agree with her: You are correct. You are 100% right. That is a very good point. That’s very accurate. I totally…

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You’re the best, Mom!

A few heart-warming words really work wonders. 10 Ways to Compliment Mama Nothings in this world sounds better to a mother’s ear than a simple praise from her child. Her daily grind seems lighter when she knows that she is appreciated by her family, especially her kids. Why don’t you tell her how you love the…

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10 Ways to Agree with Someone

Remember, proper communication makes work easier. 10 Ways to Agree with Someone Say you’re in a meeting and you happen to share the same opinion with your boss or colleague. Here are a few phrases that help in conveying your agreement: You are correct. You are 100% right. That is a very good point. That’s…

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When Fine or Good Just Isn’t Enough

When you need a more apropriate reply, read on. 10 Ways to Say How You Are When someone asks “How are you?”, we usually reply “Fine. Thank you.” But, there are other responses you may use to liven up your conversation. Here are 10 phrases you may use to show how you are: I’m fine, thanks. How about you?…

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Words of Encouragement

“You can do it!” are not the only words of encouragement you can give your student. There are times when all you can say is the same “You can do it!” as an encouragement to your students. Sometimes instead of pushing them to do better, the students don’t feel your sincerity anymore and it rather gives…

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Teacher Cells

Things change and situations should improve as we age, I thought so. “I was born to be a teacher and I know I would die one.” Things change and situations should improve as we age, well I thought so, but all these changed when I had this abrupt career shift in my life. I was…

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How To Be An Excellent 51talk Teacher

“Guide rather than teach. Let them grow.” Romero says. by 51Talk teacher Romero Teaching students is a great responsibility, but it can also be one of life’s most rewarding experiences. However, just knowing a lot about a subject area doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll be a good tutor. To help students reach their potential, you have…

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Teachers Tasha and Julius – Partners in Love, Mountain Climbing, and Teaching!

  Tasha and Julius, from General Santos City, are husband and wife and both 51Talk teachers. They have two children whose names are, coincidentally, the same as 51Talk’s beloved characters, Sam and Timmy. “It was pure coincidence!” exclaimed Tasha. “My husband thought of my sons’ names. SAM stands for Sean Andre Makaveli, while TIM is…

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A Wide Array of Students for Gadi

  As an online English teacher and free trial (FT) specialist, I rarely get a chance to meet my  students after they take free trial lessons with me. Usually, my students are sent over to the “regular” 51Talk teachers after their free trial. So more often than not, I forget their names, except for one…

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