We make requests when we ask someone to do something for us. Therefore, we should be polite and try not to be too direct. For example, we shouldn’t say: “Lend me your car for the weekend” because the person we’re asking for a favour will most probably not lend us the car because we sound rude.
Hi dear English learners. You’ve probably noticed that there are so many time phrases in English such as “a while”, “every now and then”, “in no time”, etc. which you don’t quite understand. Keep reading because I’m going to explain 20 time expressions and phrases which you may or may not know.