Polite requests 礼貌请求

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Episode 22 – The smoker 吸煙者

Anna is off to meet Mr Ingle, the warehouse manager, to discuss stock management. She」s worried he might bite her head off!

But when she gets there she」s surprised to see him doing something dangerous and illegal and it」s up to her to sort it out. What will she say?

Glossary 詞匯

This week's programme focuses on politely asking a member of your team not to do something.

Phrases from the programme: 本期節目中出現的表達和短語:

Would you mind not doing that please?

I」m afraid it」s against company policy.

I」m afraid it」s not permitted.

Sorry to have to ask you this but…