Do you mind if I ask you a favor? *要注意回答“可以”时用No，“不可以”时用Yes。
Do you mind if I ask you a favor? (我可以请您帮个忙吗?)
No, not at all. (没问题，完全可以。)
Can I ask a favor?
May I ask you a favor? *这两个例句和上面例句不同，用Yes回答“可以”。
Would you give me a hand?
Would you please help me?
Would you mind giving me a hand?
Could you help me out?
I'm sorry to bother you,...
I'm sorry to bother you, but can you help me? (对不起，能帮我一下吗?)
It's no bother. (没问题。)
I'll be glad to.
I'd be happy to.
Could I possibly...?
Could I possibly use your bathroom? (我能用一下您的洗手间吗?)
Of course. (当然。)
If you'd like,... *you'd是you would的缩写形式。
If you want to,...
Could you pass the sugar, please? *用于吃饭时等请别人拿自己够不到的东西时。
Could you pass the sugar, please? (请您把糖拿过来行吗?)
Sure. Here you are. (好的。给你。)
Could I have the sugar, please?
Could you hand me the sugar, please?
Could you give me the sugar, please?
Sugar, please. *比较随便的说法。
Here you are. *用于拿出对方所期待着的东西时。
Here you go.
Here it is.
Please do this.
What do you want me to do? (你想让我做什么?)
Please do this. (请做这个。)
Please take care of this.
Would you please do this (for me)? (您能为我做这个吗?)
Would you drive me to the store?
Would you take me to the store?
Would you drop me off at the store? (能让我在那家店下车吗?)
Would you help me find the number for the ABC Hotel?
Would you help me find the number for the ABC Hotel? (您能帮我找到ABC饭店的电话号码吗?)
My pleasure. (可以啊!)
I don't know how to fill out this form. *fill out是固定搭配，表示“在空白处填写”。form是“表格用纸”。
How do I fill out this form?
Can you help me with this form? (您能帮我填一下这张表吗?)
Tell me why.
What's the reason? (理由是什么呢?)
Why do you think that? (你为什么那么想?)
May I borrow your pen? *borrow“借入”。
May I use your pen?
Is it okay if I use your pen?
Do you have a pen?
Do you have a pen that I can borrow?
Can you lend me ten dollars?
Would you give me a call?
Could you call me?
Can you ring me up?
I'd appreciate it if you could call me tonight.
I'd appreciate it if you could call me tonight. (你今天晚上如果能给我打个电话的话，我将非常感激。
I'd be glad to. (我非常愿意。)
Please turn it down. *turn down 是“关小”电视、收音机等的声音。另外关于turn还有以下几种用法。
turn up (开大〈电视、收音机等〉的声音。)
turn off (关上〈电视、收音机等〉)
turn on (打开〈电视、收音机等〉)
Would you please turn it down? *比较有礼貌的说法。
Would you please turn it down? (能把声音关小点吗?)
All right. (好吧!)
Not so loud, please.
Please lower the volume.
It's too loud. Turn it down. (太吵了，关小点声。) *带有命令的语感。
Wait here until I get back.
Please wait here for me.
Excuse me. *用于向不认识的人打招呼时。是一句很常用的口语。
Excuse me. (劳驾。)
Can I help you? (有事吗?)
Hey! *表示呼吁、喜悦、吃惊等。口气有些傲慢无礼，所以对不认识的人最好用Excuse me.
Do you have time? *“你有时间吗?”，如果是Do you have the time?的话，意思是“你知道几点了吗?”。
Do you have time? (你有空儿吗?)
Do you have a minute?
Can I ask you a favor? *常用在需要拜托或请求别人之前。
Can I ask you a favor? (我想求你件事行吗?)
Sure. What is it? (当然。什么事?)
Can I ask you a favor? (我想求你件事。)
Sorry, I'm busy. (对不起，我很忙。)
May I ask a favor of you? *更礼貌的说法。
Could you do me a favor?
Could you help me?
Can you help me?
May I ask you something?
May I ask you something? (我想打听点儿事。)
Sure. Go ahead. (当然，请说吧。)
May I ask (you) a question?
I'd like to ask you something.
I have a question.
Could you tell me something?
Do you have time to answer a question?
Could you answer a question?
I hate to bother you, but can I ask you a question? (真不好意思，打扰您了，我可以问个问题吗?)
Sorry for interrupting. *向正在工作或正在说话的人说话时的表达方式。
Sorry for interrupting... (对不起，打断一下可以吗?)
Oh, you're not. (噢，没关系。)
I'm sorry to interrupt you.
May I interrupt you?
Excuse me for interrupting.
Forgive me for interrupting.
Guess what? *跟对方说话时，说Guess what?来吸引对方的注意。
Guess what? (你猜怎么着?)
You know what?
Sorry, I mistook you for someone else. *错向陌生人打招呼时。
Sorry, I mistook you for someone else. (对不起，我认错人了。)
That's all right. (没关系。)
Sorry, I thought you were someone else.
You're not who I thought you were. Sorry.
Oops. My mistake. (不好，我弄错了。)
May I use your phone?
May I use your phone? (我能用一下您的电话吗?)
Go right ahead. (请用吧。)
How should I do it?
Just start the car! (只要发动车!)
How should I do it? (我怎么发动汽车呢?)
This is the way you should do it.
I can't do it. (我不会做。)
This is the way you should do it. (你该这么做。)
This is how you should do it.
You should do it this way.
This is how you do it.
It'll do the trick. *表示稍微采用一些手段或方法就能产生所设想的效果/就会顺利。
How's this? (这样做怎么样?)
It'll do the trick. (这样就会见效。)
It'll be effective.
That'll do it.
This looks better.
This is more pleasing in appearance.
I like the looks of this one better.
I'll do it my own way.
Let me show you how to do it. (我让你看看我的做法。)
I'll do it my own way. (我用我自己的办法。)
I'll do it the way I want to. (我用我自己想用的方法。)
Like this? *穿衣服时表示“是这样穿吗?”;吃第一次吃到的东西时表示“是这样吃吗?”。
You eat sushi this way. (寿司是这样吃的。)
Like this? (是像这样吗?)
You mean like this?
Like what? (像什么?)
Like chicken. (像只鸡。)
It's a cinch.
It's a snap.
Just like that!
Can you buy guns in America? (在美国可以买到枪吗?)
Yes. It's easy, just like that! (是的，轻而易举。)
Just as if it were nothing. (简单得不能再简单了。)
It's a little hard.
It's kind of difficult.
This is the first thing to do.
You should do this first.
You dropped this. *drop “掉下，丢下”。
You dropped this. (你掉了这个。)
Oh, yeah. It's mine. (哦，对!是我的。)
I think you dropped this.
I think this is yours. (我想这是你的吧。)
Is this yours?
Did you drop this?
Isn't this yours?
Doesn't this belong to you?
Yes, that's mine. (是的，那是我的。)
Yes, it's my handkerchief. (是的，是我的手绢。)
It belongs to me.
I've lost my wallet.
I'm in trouble! *be in trouble 表示“陷入困境”。
May I help?
May I help? (要我帮忙吗?/要我帮你拿吗?)
Sure. If you don't mind. (当然，要是不麻烦的话。)
Do you want any help?
Need any help?
Need a hand?
Do you need a hand?
Can I give you a hand?
Do you need some help?
Can I help you carry that? (要我帮您搬吗?)
Think twice before you decide.
How about this one?
How about this one? (这个怎么样?)
It's the same price.(这个价钱也是一样。)
What about this one?
I want to make a suggestion.
I want to offer a suggestion.
Let's take a short cut. *short cut表示“近路，捷径”。
Let's go a shorter way.
Let's play hooky! *play hooky 俚语，“逃学”。
Let's skip school!
Let's cut class!
Let's ditch school!