Giving Information

Learning English: Asking & giving information

Here are some sample sentences and phrases for giving information in English

Learning English: Asking & giving information 

1. Jeremy is from Ohio. Oh really? What part of Ohio? Columbus.

2. Kelly is a saleswoman. Is that right? What company? Microsoft.

3. He's a university student. Oh. What university? Harvard.

4. Ronda lives in Texas. Really? What city (in Texas)? Dallas.

Giving Information in English:
When giving information, use all five senses whenever possible. In addition,
  • Speak clearly.
  • Use language that everyone understands.
  • Vary your tone and pace.
  • Move from the general to the specific.
  • Use visuals— charts, maps. and diagrams.
  • Eyeball the listener.