Useful Vocabulary & Phrases

Hello =…

Hi
Hey
Good morning
‘Morning

How are you? =…

How’s it going?
How’re you doing?

I’m fine =…

Not bad
Can’t complain
Alright
Meh

And you? =…

You?
Yourself?
How about you?
What about you?
How about yourself?
What about yourself?

What are you doing? =…

What are you up to?
Doing anything?
Up to anything?

Nothing =…

Nothing special
Nothing interesting
Nothing much
Same as always
Same old same old
Mm, you know

Where are you going? =…

Where are you off to?
Where are you heading?

Are you busy? =…

Are you free?
Are you up to anything?
Do you have time?

Do you want…? =…

Would you like…?
Do you fancy…?

Yes, please =…

Sure
I don’t see why not
Why not?

No, thanks =…

Sorry
I’m afraid I can’t

Goodbye

Bye
See you
See you (tomorrow)
See you (around)
See you later
Catch you later
Talk to you later
Later

Dialogues

Dialogue 1

“Hey.”
“Hi.”
“How’s it going?”
“Not bad, thanks. How about you?”
“Can’t complain. What are you up to?”
“I’m just watching a bit of TV.”
“Fancy a drink later?”
“Sure.”
“7 Ok?”
“7 is fine. See you then.”

Dialogue 2

“Hey. How you doing?”
“I’m alright, thanks. You?”
“Listen, you up to anything this weekend?”
“Same old same old. Why?”
“Fancy meeting up to play some golf?”
“I don’t see why not. What time?”
“Saturday at 10-ish.”
“I’ll see you there.”