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Ways of making a suggestion - synonyms or related words

perhaps

adverb

spoken

used when you are making a suggestion, giving advice, or making a polite request

maybe

adverb

spoken

used for making a suggestion when you are not sure what to do

may

modal verb

spoken

used when making a polite remark or suggestion

might

modal verb

spoken

used for making a suggestion

could

modal verb

spoken

used for suggesting to someone a possible course of action, especially when they are in a difficult situation

how about...?

used for suggesting what someone may like to do or choose, or for suggesting a time or place that may be appropriate

why not...?

used for making a suggestion

what if...?

used when you are making a helpful suggestion

I thought (that)

used as a polite way of suggesting something

it’s just a thought

used when offering an idea or a suggestion

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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