Feb 24, 2015
Do you know how to interrupt others in English?
Today, learn how interruption is a part of American speaking culture, and how you can participate!
Americans often interrupt each other. It can appear rude, and can cause frustration, but it happens. Don’t take it personally. Instead, learn how it works so you can take part in this aspect of spoken American English culture.
There are many phrases you can use when being interrupted, or when interrupting others. Some of them include:
Other common interruption phrases include:
What other ways have you heard Lindsay and Michelle interrupt each other on past episodes of All Ears English?
Tell us in the comments section below!