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Ten Business English Phrases
for Negative Performance Evaluations



The Best Phrases to Agree & Disagree


Phrases to Agree


1. Exactly.

2. Absolutely.

3. That’s so true.

4. That’s for sure.

5. I agree 100%

6. I couldn’t agree with you more.

7. That’s exactly what I think. / That’s exactly how I feel.

8. (informal) Tell me about it! / You’re telling me!

9. (informal) I’ll say!

10. I suppose so.
(use this phrase for weak agreement – you agree, but reluctantly)

Note: Avoid the common error of saying “I’m agree” – the correct phrase is “I agree” or
“I’m in agreement” – the second one is more formal.

Phrases to Disagree

1. I don’t think so.

2. I beg to differ.

3. I’m afraid I don’t agree.

4. I’m not so sure about that.

5. That’s not how I see it.

6. Not necessarily.

7. Yes, but… [say your opinion]

8. On the contrary.

9. (very informal) No way!

10. (very strong) I totally disagree.