a short introduction to yourself / presentation of yourself

Discussion in 'English Only' started by mimica, Jan 11, 2018.

  1. mimica Senior Member

    Hi! Can you please tell me if these two phrases are correct:

    a short introduction to yourself / a short presentation of yourself

    Which one of them sounds better? It should be a title for a short text where someone introduces himself. Thank you!
  2. rhitagawr

    rhitagawr Senior Member

    British English
    Neither of them sounds good to me. You can hardly introduce yourself to yourself. A presentation is something like a talk. The chairman gave a presentation of the firm's new products. He showed them to the audience and talked about them.
    You could try something like A few words about yourself. E.g. I'm Joe Smith. I'm the chief engineer and I've been working for Brown & Co. for ten years.
  3. lingobingo

    lingobingo Senior Member

    English - England
    How about “a brief personal introduction”?
  4. mimica Senior Member

    It sounds great :) Thank you very much!

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