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Ways of starting a statement or conversation

well

interjection

used for introducing a statement, especially one that you make as a reply

oh

interjection

used when you start telling someone something, for example something that you have just remembered

okey-dokey

interjection

OK: used when you want to start or continue talking about something

for the sake of argument

for the purpose of beginning a discussion

I know

used when you have a sudden idea

you know

used before you start to talk about a particular person or thing

for openers

used for beginning a statement or discussion

sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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dish

to gossip or share personal information with someone …

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