Practice A

Read the whole sentence and think how to change the underlined phrase into a more formal, legal and professional version. When you are ready, click on the phrase and check one possible suggestion.

the court proceedings


act on your behalf / represent you

irrelevant to

file a claim with the court

commence the proceedings

take legal action against

collect / gather all the evidence

provide / submit / put forward

seek compensation from the defendant

pursue a claim against you in court


deny any liability

is still pending