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ICAO Level 4 Vocabulary: According to…


ICAO Level 4 Vocabulary: According to…

It’s one of the most common discourse markers. It’s easily remembered and it wonderfully enriches your speech. However, you have to be careful and be aware you know when “in my opinion” should be used instead. Read the following comment to check the difference.

Expressing Opinion

“According to” implies someone else’s opinion or statement.

When we want to express our opinion we use f.e.In my opinion.

Compare:

In my opinion, she needs to undergo a surgery for a heart problem.”

but According to Emilia, she needs to undergo a surgery for a heart problem.”

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