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Ways of emphasizing what you are saying

ach

another spelling of och

actively

adverb

used for emphasis generally

actual

adjective

used for emphasizing the word that follows

any

adverb, determiner, pronoun

used for emphasis after a verb to mean ‘at all’

awful

adverb

used for emphasizing what you are saying

awfully

adverb

used for emphasizing what you are saying

bloody

adverb

used for emphasizing something

e’en

adverb

even

e’er

adverb

ever

entirely

adverb

used for emphasizing what you are saying

even

adverb

used for adding a more extreme word or phrase to emphasize what you have just said

ever

adverb

used for emphasis when making comparisons with the past

exact

adjective

used for emphasizing that you are referring to one particular thing and no other

fiendishly

adverb

used for emphasizing what you are saying, especially how difficult, evil, or clever something is

frighteningly

adverb

used for emphasizing something

genuinely

adverb

really: used for emphasizing a particular quality

hell

interjection

used for emphasis

indeed

adverb

used for emphasis in statements, questions, and short answers

interestingly

adverb

used for emphasizing that you think what you are going to say is interesting

just

adverb

used for emphasizing a statement

just

adverb

used for emphasis when you are telling someone to do something

lah

adverb

used by people in Malaysia and Singapore for making something they are saying sound more friendly and informal

leastways

adverb

at least

leastwise

adverb

at least

lousy

adjective

used for emphasis

och

interjection

used for expressing a particular emotion such as surprise or anger, or for emphasizing what you are saying

perfect

adjective

used for emphasis generally

piss

adverb

used for emphasizing what you are saying

really

adverb, interjection

used for emphasizing what you are saying about a situation

seriously

adverb

used for emphasizing that you really mean something

strongly

adverb

used for saying that you have a firm opinion about something

strongly

adverb

used for emphasis when you are giving advice

ultimately

adverb

used for emphasizing the main point that you are talking about

what

adverb, determiner, interjection, predeterminer, pronoun

used for introducing a remark in which you emphasize how big, good, bad etc someone or something is

whensoever

adverb, conjunction

used for emphasis to mean ‘whenever’

wheresoever

adverb, conjunction

used for emphasis to mean ‘wherever’

whole

adjective

used for emphasizing what you are saying

whomsoever

pronoun

used for emphasis instead of ‘whomever’

whosoever

pronoun

used for emphasis instead of ‘whoever’

a/one hell of a

used for emphasizing what you are saying

a damn sight greater/smaller etc

used for emphasizing something very strongly

as hell

used for general emphasis

at that

used after adding a remark that makes what you had said before even more extreme

be talking (about) something

used for emphasizing a point

by golly

used for emphasizing what you are saying

for (all) the world

used for emphasis

guess what

used for introducing what you want to tell someone, especially when you are pleased or excited about it

heaven (only/alone) knows

used for emphasizing what you are saying

I’m serious

used for emphasizing that you mean what you say

if ever there was one/something

used for emphasizing that someone or something is definitely what you say they are

if you will

used for asking people who are listening to you to think about something

I may say/add

used for emphasizing what you are saying

I must say (that)

used for emphasizing a statement

in the universe

used for emphasizing that something is very special or unusual

in the world

used for general emphasis

in the world

used for emphasizing a particular quality that something has

I say

used for emphasizing a statement

I hope/swear/wish etc to God

used for emphasizing what you are saying

it is a fact that

used for emphasizing a statement

least of all

used after a negative statement for showing that it applies to a particular person, thing, or group more than any other

let me tell you

used for emphasizing what you are saying

let there be something

used for emphasis

Lord knows

used for emphasizing what you are saying

mind (you)

used for making something that you have already said less strong or less general

never let it be said that

used for emphasizing the opposite of a statement

never mind

used for emphasizing your opinions or feelings about something

no mistake

used for emphasizing what you are saying

not for a/one minute

used in negative statements for emphasizing what you are saying

purely and simply

used for emphasis

quite the

used for emphasizing your description or statement

a/one heck of a

used for emphasizing what you are saying

a/one helluva

used for emphasizing what you are saying

God/Goodness/Heaven knows

used for emphasis

heavens/good heavens

used for emphasizing what you are saying

nothing/nowhere etc on earth

used for adding emphasis to negative statements

yes/no sir

used for emphasizing what you are saying

yes/no siree (Bob)

used for emphasizing what you are saying

talk about...

used for emphasizing something

you’ll never guess

used for introducing something interesting or exciting that you want to tell someone

you know

used for emphasis

kabaddi

a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team

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Ouch!

a response to a scathing comment or unpleasant situation

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