爱思英语编者按:拒绝对方的请求;接受对方的提议和说;看看他们是怎样运用的。

Rejections 否定与拒绝

基本会话必修篇:

I'm sorry , I can't help you .对不起,我帮不了你。

I'm sorry , I'm not sure .抱歉,我不太清楚。

I'm sorry , I can't . I wish I could .不好意思,我不行。要是行就好了。

I'm afraid I can't agree with you .我恐怕不能同意你。

Thank you . I'd like to , but I can't .谢谢,我很想,可是不行。

I'm afraid I can't do that .抱歉,我不能那么做。

No , I Can't . You're asking too much .不行,你的要求太过分了。

It can't be helped now .现在于事无补了。

基本会话典型例句提高篇:

1.I'm sorry , I can't help you .对不起,我帮不了你。

A:Could you help me input the data ?
你能帮我录入这份资料吗?

B:I'm sorry , I can't help you now . I have a meeting at three .
对不起,我帮不了你。我下午3点有会。

A:That's all right . I'll ask Lisa .
没关系,我问问莉萨吧。

2.I'm sorry , I'm not sure .抱歉,我不太清楚。

A:Is Charles fron Canada ?
查理是回拿大人吗?

B:I'm sorry , I'm not sure .
抱歉,我不太清楚。

A:Will you ask him for me ?
你愿意帮我问问吗?

B:Okay .
行。

3.I'm sorry , I can't . I wish I could .不好意思,我不行。要是行就好了。

A:I hear Mr . Kim speaks good Chinese . Can you speak Chinese , too ?
我听说金先生汉语说得很好,你也能吗?

B:I'm sorry , I can't . I wish I could .
不好意思,我不行。要是行就好了

4.I'm afraid I can't agree with you .我恐怕不能同意你。

A:That new French restaurant is really good .
那家新开的法国餐厅真的很不错。

B:I'm afraid I can't agree with you .
我可不那么认为。

A:How come ?
为什么?

B:Because their food is too expensive .
因为他们的菜太贵了。

5.Thank you . I'd like to , but I can't .谢谢,我很想,可是不行。

A:How about going to a concert with me tomorrow ?
明天和我一起去听音乐会,怎么样?

B:Thank you . I'd like to , but I can't .
谢谢。我很想去,可是我不行。

A:Why not ?
为什么?

B:We are having a birthday party for Mom .
明天我妈妈过生日。