AEE 410: How to Use “Anyways” to Fill Awkward Silences in English

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how to use anyways in English conversations

Do you experience awkward silences when you speak English?

How can you fill these silences, connect with the person, and make it feel a bit less awkward?

Find out how to use “anyways” today when there is an awkward silence and when you want to get the conversation back on track.

Listen to the audio to get examples of how Lindsay and Michelle use it in a real conversation.

 

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When do we use anyways?

  • When we want to get the conversation back on track
  • When there is an awkward moment and someone has said something strange

 

What else can we say?

  • “In any event”
  • “In any case”
  • “At any rate”

 

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Have you used “anyways” or “anyway” in your conversations in English?

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