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Ways of starting a statement or conversation - synonyms or related words



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



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




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

for the sake of something

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


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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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