5 phrases English native speakers don’t actually say! Stop speaking old fashioned English! #Shorts
Things that native English speakers don’t actually say!!
don’t really say
(1) How do you do?
This is much more for the royal family, very important people
at very important events
but everyday people don’t say.
We don’t say, (2)”It’s raining cats and dogs.”
Again this is an old-fashioned phrase.
are not used that often particularly
ont one. That’s really used today.
(3) “Hello”, (4) “Goodbye” are also phrases which
are not used often, Particularly
“Goodbye” we’re more likely to say “Bye-bye. See you later. Catch you later.”
all of those are more common than the full word, Goodbye.
We also don’t really say, (5)”My family consists of -.”
This is very formal again. Not something we we would say
We woudl say, “In my family” or “I havae two brothers, two sisters, something like that.
Tha last one we don’t say, “I want -“, very often.
It’s very direct. We tend to say, “I would like