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FINISH A SPEECH

FINISH A SPEECH

I’d like to conclude

I'd like to conclude by thanking everyone.

Let me end

Let me end by reminding you that we are at the top because of your work.

I’d like to finish

I'd like to finish with the words of Julius Caesar: “Veni, Vidi Vici”.

Finally

Finally, I want to say I'm delighted to have had the chance to meet you.

To conclude

Before concluding, I'd like to invite Alice to say a few words.

 

SUMMARISE

To sum up

To sum up, we are in deep trouble.

To recapitulate

To recapitulate, this has been our best year ever.

The conclusion is

The conclusion is that all our efforts have finally proven successful.

In a few words

In a few words, Karen would like to congratulate you all.

It all boils down

It all boils down to simple truth: money brings money.

 

CLOSE A MEETING

That's all the time we have

Well, that seems to be all the time we have today. Let’s stop now.

Could we make a decision right away?

Could we make a decision right away? I’m hungry!

We'll have to leave it for now

We’ll have to leave it for now. I have another appointment.

Time to finish!

Time to finish! Does anyone need a ride back to the hotel?

Shall we call it a day?

Shall we call it a day? We can adjourn the meeting till tomorrow.

 

CLOSE A CONVERSATION

It’s been nice talking to

It's been nice talking to you, Alexandra.

I enjoyed meeting you

I really enjoyed meeting you, Mr Brown.

I have to leave

I’m afraid I have to leave now. I’m double-parked!

We have to move on

We have to move on, sorry!

It's getting late

It’s getting late. We should be going home now.

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