Language Used in Debates Worksheets
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Language Used in Debates

What type of language is used during debates? These terms are often used: Starting
It is our opinion that………
It is our belief that……
In our opinion, we feel that…..
Our position on ___________ is……..
From our view, we feel that……..
Clarifying
Our point is…..
Firstly, I’d like to state……
Secondly…….
To begin with……..
More over……..
To clarify…….
The main point I want to raise is…..
For these reasons, I ask you…….
To Oppose or Counter
The opposition states that____________ however…..
Our opponents claim that_________but….
We can’t agree on____________because……
We pointed out that_____________, therefore……..
That may be interesting, but……..
That’s a good point but the reality is……..
I may agree if________________but…….


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