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    Hi,

    I am in a store checking two products. The salesman comes to me and wants to know if I have already decided which one I am going to buy.

    I wonder what is the best way to answer, please:

    "I am still making up my mind"

    "I am still deciding"

    What should I say, please? Which is the most natural answer?

    Thanks.

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    Default Re: make up my mind

    Quote Originally Posted by jctgf View Post
    Hi,

    I am in a store checking two products. The salesman comes to me and wants to know if I have already decided which one I am going to buy.

    I wonder what is the best way to answer, please:

    "I am still making up my mind"

    "I am still deciding"

    What should I say, please? Which is the most natural answer?

    Thanks.
    I would say something along the lines of:

    I'm not sure; I'm still trying to decide.

    Out of your two examples I would choose the first. It seems, to me, slightly more polite than number 2.

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    Default Re: make up my mind

    Quote Originally Posted by colloquium View Post
    I would say something along the lines of:

    I'm not sure; I'm still trying to decide.

    Out of your two examples I would choose the first. It seems, to me, slightly more polite than number 2.
    thanks!

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