this lesson, we're going to look at how to use the word: Please.
on where you position the word: Please, the meaning of the sentence
can change the feel of how you say or write something.
you ask a question, you can put the word: Please at the beginning,
the middle, or at end of the sentence, but the person listening to
you, or reading your email will perceive a different significance in
are some examples when asking questions:
could you send me the information as soon as possible?
gives the impression that you are begging for the infomation and it
makes you seem weak.
you please send me the information as soon as possible?
gives the impression that you are annoyed, and you give the
impression that the person you are speaking or writing to, is taking
too long to send the information to you.
you send me the information as soon as possible please?
is a standard polite request.
you make statements, however, you can put the word: Please at the
example: Please don't hesitate to contact us for any further
is a standard polite offer.
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