Do you want to sound English ?

Try these !

They can be used as such or combined

  • Well, ...
  • Well, you know...
  • You see, ...
  • I mean, ...hum,...er...
  • What I mean is....
  • Well, you see, what I mean is...
  • See what I mean ?...
  • I'd say that ...
  • Wait a minute !...
  • Let me think...
  • So...
  • In a way...
  • Sort of...
  • The point is ...

Create your own list now  by adding all the gap fillers you may hear in films or on the radio ! And use them as often as you can !