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English functions

Expressing Request


            As a manner of speaking in the English language, making a request is used to ask someone to do something for you. However, this function needs particular styles where the expressions should mostly be polite depending, of course, on the person you ask for the favour. Here are some of those expressions:

Making a Request

Responding to a request

            Normally, we should respond positively to a request, but there are times when we cannot actually do the favour. Therefore, for each situation there are appropriate expressions varying from formal to less formal,

Responding Positively

Responding Negatively

Practice


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