In Reply to: So to speak posted by Carmen on June 12, 2008 at 21:22:
: Hi there, could you tell me what's the meaning of SO TO SPEAK?. I'm Venezuelan and I want to use this expression but I'm not sure if this is used in formal way.
We had a discussion about this several years ago. Go to
https://www.phrases.org.uk/bulletin_board/5/messages/1524.html But I don't think we came up with a good explanation.