UNIT 7, 7G Speaking, Photo comparison and presentation, page 82
2 playing field
I’d like to start by saying …
The reason I say that is …
Now let’s move on to (the question of) …
I’ll tell you why I think that.
First, … Second, … Finally, …
To sum up, …
First of all, we need to ask ourselves …
There are a number of reasons why I believe this.
All in all, …
UNIT 7, 7H Writing, An opinion essay, page 83
4 3 & 4
1 As I see it
3 If I had €1 million, it would be easy to find three good ways to use the money. If he had a new bike, he wouldn't do that.
4 They could probably start building immediately if I gave them half a million euros. The teachers would find it far easier to teach sports and PE if they had new equipment.
5 He borrows mine all the time, even tuough he's got one, because mine is better.