Ed asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

要怎樣改寫成Polite requests??

EXAMPLE:

John Phillips: 'Ask them for a cash discount.' Could you...

PA writes: Could you offer us a cash discount?

‘We’re going to give them a big order, so find out if they allow quantity discounts.’

用 As we intend to place a substantial ...... 開頭

‘Find out if Weston’s will let us have twenty units on approval.’

用Would you be ...開頭

‘Ask when he will let us have the cheque.’

用I am writing to enquire ...開頭

‘Say our suppliers generally let us settle by monthly statement.’

用As a rule ...開頭

我也想要知道如果用Polite 的說法有哪些規則!! 謝謝。

Update:

‘If they can’t deliver the goods before Friday, tell Larousse to email us.’

用Please could you ...開頭

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  • 1 decade ago
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    We’re going to give them a big order, so find out if they allow quantity discounts.’

    As we intend to place a substantial order, could you kindly give us a quantity discounts?

    ‘Find out if Weston’s will let us have twenty units on approval.’

    Would you be giving us twenty units upon approval?

    ‘Ask when he will let us have the cheque.’

    I am writing to enquire when you could send us the cheque?

    ‘Say our suppliers generally let us settle by monthly statement.’

    As a rule our suppliers has agreed to allow us to settle the payment by monthly statement.

    ‘If they can’t deliver the goods before Friday, tell Larousse to email us.’

    Please could you inform Larousse to send us an email if the goods can’t deliver before Friday

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