Useful English Phrases


  • My name is....
  • I come from....
  • -Question: How are you?
    -Answer: Fine thanks.
  • Thanks.
  • Excuse me.
  • See you tomorrow/next week.
  • Where is....
  • Do you have....
  • I'd like....
  • I don't speak much English.
  • Could you say that again, please?
  • Could you speak more slowly, please?


  • How do I get to?
  • Which underground line do I take to...?
  • Where can I buy a ticket?
  • How much is it to...?
  • How long does it take?

Host family

  • Can I borrow/use....?
  • How do I use the...?
  • Thank you, I'm full/I've had enough.
  • That was delicious.
  • Can I help with the washing up?
  • When can I have a shower/use the bathroom?


  • What does......mean?
  • What's the difference between......and.......?
  • How do you spell/pronounce........?
  • Sorry, I don't understand.

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