Easy English 151 – Being Knowing Bliss

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We are here and we are happy.


Being

I am. (being)
I exist. (existence)
I am. (being)

I know I am. (being and knowing)

I am here. (being here)
I know I am here. (complex sentence)(I know that I am here)

I am.
I know I am.
I know that I am. (“that” as conjunction)
I am here and I know that I am here. (“and” as conjunction)
I exist and I know that I exist.
I am and I know that I am.
It makes me happy. (“makes me” plus adjective)
I am and I know that I am and it makes me happy. (“and” as conjunction twice)

Being. Knowing. Bliss. (nouns)

Explaining

Being means I am. (gerund as noun)
Knowing means I know I am.
Bliss means happiness. (A means B)
Bliss means I am happy.
Being knowing bliss means I am, I know, I am happy.
Being, Knowing, Bliss.
I am, I know, I am happy.

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Stating Some Simple Basic Facts and then Expressing Concern

Life is good.
Life is great.
Life is wonderful.
I am here.
You are here.
I am here and you are here.
I am here and you are here too.
I am here and I know that I am here.
You are here and I know that you are here.
We are here.
We are both here.
We are both here and we are both happy.
I am happy.
Are you happy?
Wait!
I don’t know if you are happy.
Are you happy or not?
I don’t know.
I don’t know if you are happy or not.
I don’t know.
I don’t know if you are happy.
Are you happy?
Tell me.
Are you happy?
Tell me if you are happy or not.
Are you happy?
Yes?
Did you say “yes”?
Did you say that you are happy?
Did you say that you are happy or not?
Which one was it?
Which one did you say?
Did you say that you were happy or not?

Trying to Persuade Somebody to Tell you Why they are Sad

Are you sad?
Why are you sad?
Why is it?
Tell me why.
Tell me why you are sad.
Tell me why it is that you are sad.
Tell me why it is
Go on
Tell me
Tell me why it is
Tell me why

Trying to Persuade Somebody to Talk

Talk to me.
Tell me about it.
Talk to me and tell me why you are sad.
Talk to me and tell me what happened.
Talk to me and tell me what is wrong.
What is wrong?
Why are you sad?
What happened?
Tell me.
Tell me about it.

Inquiring after Somebody’s Welfare

Are you happy?
Yes?
You are happy?
You are happy.
That is good.
It is good.
It is good to hear that.
That is good to hear.
It makes me happy.
It makes me happy to hear that.
It makes me feel happy to hear that.
It makes me feel good to hear that.

Offering Reassurances – Expressing Confidence

Everything is ok.
Everything is ok then.
We don’t have any problems.
We don’t have anything to worry about.
We don’t have anything to worry us.
Everything is fine.
Everything is just dandy.
It is cool.
Everything is hunky dory.
It is A OK!
There is nothing to worry about.
There is absolutely nothing to worry about.
Everything is fine.

Expressing Happiness

Well, I am glad to hear that.
That makes me happy..
It really makes me happy.
It really makes me feel happy.
It makes me feel good.
It makes me feel great.
I feel great.

I feel on top of the world.
I feel over the moon.
I am over the moon.
Things are going great.
Life is good.
Life is grand.

Expressing Mild Concern

What?
Something is wrong?
Did you say something is wrong?
Did you say that something is wrong?
Oh no!
Did you say that something is wrong?
What is it?
What is the problem?

Expressing Regret and wondering what to do

I am sorry to hear that.
I am very sorry to hear that.
I am terribly sorry to hear that.
Oh dear!
What shall we do?
What are we going to do?
How are we going to deal with this?
How are we going to cope with this?
How are we going to get along in this new situation?

Exhibiting Resolution – Showing Determination

We can do it.
We can make it.
We can keep going.
We don’t have to give up.
We can continue on.
We can keep on going.
We will succeed.
We will get there.
We will get there in the end.
We have to persevere.
We have to keep trying.
We have to refuse to give up.
We have to refuse to give in.

Insisting on the Importance of Concerted Effort

We have a to make a concerted effort.
We have to make a more concerted effort.
We have to make a more concerted effort to achieve our goals.
We have to make a more concerted effort to achieve our goals and reach our targets.

Stating a Condition

If we do this, we will succeed.

Giving up – Failing – Experiencing Defeat – Expressing Exhaustion

I can’t go on.
It is too much.
I can’t do it any more.
I am going to give in.
I am going to give up.
I am going to throw in the towel.

Giving Encouragement

Don’t give up.
Don’t do it.
Don’t give in.
Don’t throw in the towel.
Don’t give up.
Don’t do it.
Don’t throw the towel in

Exhorting Someone to Continue Struggling

Keep on.
Don’t give up!
Keep on going!
Keep on fighting.
Keep on struggling.
Never give up.
Never give in.
You will succeed.
You will be successful.
You will succeed in the end.
You will succeed in the end if you keep on trying.

Exhorting Somebody not to Give up (trying to persuade somebody not to give in)

Don’t give up.
Don’t give in.
Carry on.
Carry on as before.
Carry on as you have been doing.
Carry on as you have been doing.
Carry on as you were doing before and take strength.
Carry on as you were doing before and take the strength in the fact that you you know will suceed.
Because you will succeed.
Don’t ever forget that.

It is a matter of time.
It is just a matter of time.
It is only a matter of time.
Don’t forget that.
Don’t give up.
Don’t give in.

Insisting on the Importance of Continuity

The journey must continue.
The journey must go on.
The journey does continue
The journey does go on.

Suggesting a Walk Together – Suggesting Unity – Intimating the Possibility of Co-operation – Expressing Togetherness

Let’s walk together. ( a suggestion)
Let’s walk together, me and you.
Let’s walk together you and me.
We are not alone.
We are together.
We are together, you and me.
We are together me and you.
We are together me and you and we are happy.

Happy.
Happiness.
Great happiness.
Bliss.

Stating Simple Facts – Getting back to Basics – Keeping True to Simple Things – Using Common Sense

We are.
We know.
We are happy.
We are.
We know we are.
We know that we are.
We know that we are and we are happy.
We know that we exist and we are happy.
We are here and we know that we are here and we are happy.
We are here and we know that we are here and we are happy about that.
Being. Knowing. Bliss.

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