AEE 148: Sorry, Not Sorry? Think Twice About Your Speech Habits

sorry in EnglishDo you say “sorry” too much in English or in your native language?

In today’s episode you’ll find out why you might not want to always say “sorry” and you’ll hear from Lindsay and her co-host about their different opinions on how and when to say sorry.

Do you use the word “sorry” often in your native language?

 

Common reasons to use “sorry” in English:

  • If you accidentally hurt someone (if you step on their foot)
  • If you are late to an important meeting (Gabby and Lindsay disagreed on this- listen to the episode to get more details)
  • If you made a mistake or sent the wrong information in an email
  •  If you upset someone or made them feel bad

 

 

 

 How about you?

When it is appropriate to say sorry in your culture?

Can you find power in your English mistakes? Find out here.

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