GIVING ADVICE
(useful language)

 

    I don't think you should work so hard.

    You ought to work less.

    You ought not to work so hard.

    If I were you, I'd work less.

    If I were in your position, I would work less.

    If I were in your shoes, I'd work less.

    You had better work less.

    You'd better not tell anyone that you found them

    You should take some exercise.

    You ought to eat more fruit and vegetables.

    Why don't you go jogging?

    How about eating less sugary food?

    I suggest taking a holiday.

    I suggest (that) you take a holiday.

    I recommend going to bed earlier.

    I recommend (that) you go to bed earlier.

    Start going to the gym.

    Stop drinking so much coke.

    Consider switching to brown bread and rice.

    Try cycling to work.

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