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-Good! Excellent! Right!
-Well done! - Perfect!
-It looks / sounds pretty good!
-I approve of (them / you ...)
-What a success!
-I'm all for it!
-You couldn't have done better!
-You shouldn't do that.
-You shouldn't have said so.
-It's not very nice.
-You can't do that!
- It's an absolute disgrace!
-I don't like what you do / have done / your friends ...
Inquiring about approval
-Is it all right?
-Do you think this is all right?
-Do you approve of this?
-Do you approve of them doing that?
Expressing pleasure, liking
-This is very nice / pleasant.
-I like (very much) your dog / swimming ...
-I love...x... / playing the piano ...
-I'm fond of (music / walking ...)
-I'm keen on (going abroad / the ideas ...)
-He's crazy about (football / music ...)
Expressing displeasure, dislike
-This is not very nice / pleasant.
-I don't like (very much / at all) (that / getting early / them ..)
-I hate (him / big cars / swimming ...)
-What a horrible (smell / taste ...)
-I'm not very fond of gardening / rock music ...)
-I'm not very / really keen on (riding / dogs ...)
-I can't stand (him / getting up early
I can't bear (doing housework )
-I ou I'd prefer (a cup of ... / sleeping / to go to ...)
-I'd rather (read that book / go alone ...)
-I'd rather not (stay / walk / wait ...)
-I'd sooner (do / not do ...)
I like ( bananas ...)
Inquiring about preference
-Which do you prefer?
-Would you prefer (walking ...)?
-Would you rather (go to the cinema...) rather than (walking / stay at home ...)?
-I don't mind / I don't care.
-It doesn't matter.
-It's got nothing to do with me.
-It's none of my business.
-I have no preference.
-I'm sorry to insist but ....
-I insist on (going over there / having a nap ...)
-It's absolutely essential (you look at me ...)
-It must be said that ...
-What matters is to keep the receipt / to answer immediately
-This is a surprise!
-What a surprise!
-How very... (strange / surprising ...)
-Isn't it / wasn't it (extraordinary...)?
-It can't be true! / I can't believe it!
-Well; I never!
Expressing regret , disappointment
-That's a (great) pity / shame!
-It's a pity / shame (it happened today / he couldn't do it...)
-I'm very sorry (to have upset you ...)
-I wish (you hadn't left so quickly / I'd stayed a little longer)
-How I regret ( buying that bicycle ...)
-I'm / I was very disappointed.
-It is / it was a real blow.
-It is / it was a great disappointment.
-I had hoped (she'd come ... )
Expressing fear or worry
-I'm afraid of cats.
-I'm worried about Laurent / the money ...
-I was (absolutely) terrified / (so) scared / terribly frightened.
-The worrying / frightening thing is (he can't walk ...)
-I was shaking with fear.
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