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Polite speech

Entertaining can be a very important aspect of business life. Here are some common expressions used in social situations.

Match the phrases on the left with their responses on the right.

1. What would you like to start with? a. Just a little, please.
2. What can I get you? b. It's very good.
3. How's the fish? c. That sounds nice.
4. You must let me pay. d. No starter, thanks. I'll just have a main course.
5. Would you like some more coffee? e. Oh, I'd like a whisky, please.
6. They do very good salmon here. f. No, this is on me.

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