This video covers some ways that you can ask for clarification in the workplace. Don’t just nod your head and pretend to understand, use the following questions and phrases to ask your co-workers exactly what they mean!
Sorry, I’m not exactly sure what you mean by that.
I’m afraid I’m not clear what you mean by fortnight.
Sorry, when exactly is the project due?
Sorry, could you explain what you mean by fortnight?
By the way, a fortnight means two weeks. It is a word still commonly used in the UK and Ireland. 🙂