Chair a Meeting in English - Useful How to Start a Speech 1 day ago   20:19

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In this lesson, you’ll learn how to chair a meeting in English. You can learn business English words and phrases which you can use in your next meeting.

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1. Welcoming attendees and starting the meeting 1:01
2. Introducing the topic and outlining the agenda 5:22
3. Getting through the agenda 8:26
4. Inviting attendees to participate 12:18
5. Dealing with distractions and staying on topic 14:12

Tomorrow, you have an important meeting, and you’re the chair. It’s the first time you’re chairing a meeting in English!

Think about this situation. Would you know what to say to start the meeting, present your main ideas, or summarise your meeting agenda?

In this lesson, you’ll learn how to chair a meeting in English. You can learn useful English words and phrases which you can use in your next meeting.

You can learn:

- How to welcome attendees and open a meeting in English.
- Useful phrases to introduce the topic of the meeting and set the agenda.
- How to get through the agenda and move between key points.
- How to invite other attendees to participate.
- How to stay on topic and deal with distractions,
- How to close your meeting.

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Thank you Gina! I was struggling to run the meeting. these phrases will definitely help me run the show more confidently :)
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thanks,i am achinese,my English is bad,I hope
Ican speak English is good,thanks again。
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