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  • Are you interested in expanding your English conversation topics?

  • In this video, I'll share with you a simple, useful English conversation that you can use immediately to start learning English quickly and without overwhelm.

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  • Asking for a pay-rate increase.

  • Hello, Ms. Sara.

  • Do you have a few minutes to talk?

  • Hello, John; yes, I have a few minutes to talk.

  • What's on your mind?

  • I would like to discuss an increase to my hourly rate of pay.

  • Okay, let's talk about it.

  • What are you thinking?

  • I have been working for you for a long time.

  • My work is always high quality and I work very quickly.

  • I agree with all of those things.

  • I would like to suggest a pay increase to keep my hourly rate consistent with the market rate for my services.

  • What do you suggest the rate should be?

  • I thought an extra 1 dollar per hour would be a fair increase.

  • Your work has been exceptional thus far and you produce work very quickly.

  • Will I still receive excellent value at the higher price?

  • I certainly assure you that you will still receive excellent value for money.

  • I am certain that I will too.

  • I accept your proposed new rate of pay.

  • Thank you very much, Ms. Sara.

  • You're welcome, John.

  • I will adjust your rate in your contract so you can start billing at your new rate.

  • I look forward to continuing to work with you in the future.

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