say a few words (about something)

To "say a few words" means to talk about something in a public setting. You can use this phrase in situations like:

  • in a meeting
  • at a wedding reception
  • at a church service

Here's how you can use the phrase:

Excuse me. I'd like to say a few words.

Beatriz, would you like to say a few words about what your team has been working on lately?

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