How Do You Say I Don’T Know In A Professional Way?

What can I say instead of I don’t know classroom?

Start by Saying Goodbye Then, as a class, host a funeral for their “I don’t knows.” If a ceremony is not your style, or if you think a “funeral” might hit too close to home for some students, try replacing the idea with burying, burning, or destroying IDKs..

How do you say no politely?

Here are 10 ways for you to say ‘NO’ in a polite manner:I’m honoured but I can’t..I wish there were two of me.Sorry, I’m booked into something else right now.Sadly, I have something else.No, thank you but it sounds lovely, so next time.I’m not taking anything else right now.More items…•

What can I say instead of and?

And, in addition to, furthermore, moreover, besides, than, too, also, both-and, another, equally important, first, second, etc., again, further, last, finally, not only-but also, as well as, in the second place, next, likewise, similarly, in fact, as a result, consequently, in the same way, for example, for instance, …

When a girl says I don’t know when you ask her out?

Originally Answered: What does it mean when a girl says ‘IDK’ when you ask her out? It most likely means that she doesn’t know you well enough to be able to decide if she likes you in *that* way or not. Attraction is not always immediate in some people.

What I don’t know really means?

Why the phrase “I Don’t Know” really means that you know, but don’t want to say, how it hinders reaching our full potential and what to do to overcome it.

How do you say I don’t know in a polite way?

English Skills: 7 ways of Saying “I don’t know”As my clients will tell you, saying “I don’t know” to me is not an option in our lessons! I will not allow my clients to rely on me to give them the answers before they have tried themselves to seek the answers.Dunno. … I have no idea/I haven’t a clue/I haven’t the faintest idea. … Not as far as I know.

What can I say instead of I don’t know?

25 Alternatives To ‘I Don’t Know’ & ‘I Can’t’I need help with …Before I can respond, I need …I’m nervous about being wrong.I can’t …, but I can …If I knew how to …, I could answer. (Or, ‘If I could …, I could …)I don’t know now, but I will soon because …After talking to …, I think …Let me find out.More items…•

How do you respond to I don’t know?

So, here are 15 ways to respond and turn that “I don’t know” into an Aha moment!”This is a good place to start. … Simply use silence. … “Remember that just because you answer, doesn’t mean you need to do anything about it.”You may want to use a softener before this question: “What are you pretending not to know?”More items…•

Is it OK to say I don’t know in an interview?

Most seasoned hiring managers can tell when someone isn’t telling the truth and you never know when one may ask a follow-up question that you can’t answer. Say, “I don’t know.” While it’s certainly best to be honest, you’ll want to offer something beyond candor to demonstrate you are able to address the question.

Is I don’t know an answer?

If they are asking you facts then it an “I don’t know” is a perfectly acceptable response. It sounds like they are trying to get to know you… and by saying “I don’t know” you are telling them you are either disinterested in them or disinterested in the issues they consider important. Exactly.

Why do I always say I don’t know?

The Reason We Keep Saying ‘I Don’t Know’ Is Because We’re Afraid Of Making Decisions. … Making decisions is difficult. It’s hard to choose between two paths and it’s even harder to trust the one you end up picking — especially after you’ve delayed picking it for as long as you possibly can.

What can I say instead of no?

99 Ways to Say NoNot now.Look! Squirrel! (This was the best NO suggestion I received from a commentor on my earlier post. … My word of the year is REST, so I can’t fit another thing in.Nope.No thanks, I won’t be able to make it.Not this time.Heck no.No way, Jose. (Since my husband is named Jose, this is a favorite in our house.)More items…•

Is it rude to say I don’t know?

You would find it rude, probably. Just as rude as shutting down the conversation with “I dunno.” If you really don’t know what to say about the subject, why not say “I’m not comfortable talking about that right now (you can follow with “I just don’t know enough about it” or “I haven’t had time to think it through”).