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How can I help questions?

Ten Tips for Asking Good Questions

  1. Plan your questions.
  2. Know your purpose.
  3. Open conversation.
  4. Speak your listener’s language.
  5. Use neutral wording.
  6. Follow general questions with specific ones.
  7. Focus your questions so they ask one thing at a time.
  8. Ask only essential questions.

Is Can I ask you a question a question?

One would either say “I have a question” or “May / Can I ask a question” instead. “Can I ask a question?” is commonly said, but better still is “May I ask a question?” “Can” generally refers to having the ability to do something, whereas “may” is a way of asking permission to do something.

Can I help you or may I help you?

Both are correct, but the meaning is not the same. “Can I help you?” is probably more common. Suppose you see someone standing at a street corner with a map, looking around at the intersecting streets. if you say “Can I help you?”, you are assuming that is possible, but not certain, that the person needs help.

Is it talk to you or talk with you?

Talk to and talk with both mean to converse with someone. In almost all cases, talk to and talk with can be used interchangeably.

Could I speak to or can I speak to?

In both the cases, the meaning is “have a conversation with somebody.” The difference is that speak to (or talk to) is less polite, since it put the emphasis on one doing the conversation, while speak with (or talk with) is more polite, since it doesn’t put the emphasis on just one doing the conversation.

What is the difference between speak and talk?

Speak usually only focuses on the person who is producing the words: He spoke about the importance of taking exercise and having a good diet. Talk focuses on a speaker and at least one listener, and can mean ‘have a conversation’: Speak focuses only on the person who is producing the words.

How do you ask for time to talk?

I personally like to use something like that if I care about the person. I was wondering if you have some time to meet this week. I would like to discuss (or talk about) Clearly state the reason you want to meet.

How do I ask for free time to talk?

Depends on your familiarity with them, but I like “hey ^boss’ name^, when you have a free few minutes, I’d like to talk to you about ^whatever^ please. Thanks!” A more formal way might be: “Sir, when you have a free few minutes, I’d like to talk to you about ^whatever^ please. Thank you.”

How do you ask someone for free time?

If you want you be polite you should prefer, May I call you in your free time, please. May I know your free time,please,so ,if you like I may call you. Could you,please, let me know when you would like to receive my call.

How do you ask someone to be free to talk?

So now you know 3 ways to ask to speak with someone else: “Could I have a word with you?” for asking to speak with someone privately, and get them away from a group, “Do you have a moment?” as a way to ask about the other persons availability for a conversation, and the most informal phrase, “Could I talk to you for a …

How do you ask for permission to call someone?

To ask for a phone call in a business context requires correct timing, formal language and you to be gentle. In a private context you can just say “I will call you” when you feel the conversation is suitable to do so.

Is it a good time to talk reply?

If you are not free, you can politely say “Not right now, please. Can you call me at … Family members competed to be the first to pick up the phone and say Hello and would be disappointed if the call was for someone else. Any time was the right time to talk on the phone..

How do you politely ask someone what they want?

In fact, when people ask you what you want, they’ll often say “What would you like” or “What can I get you”. So remember, the first way to ask for something in English is to say “I’d like” (I’d like a cup of coffee) and then it’s even better to say “Please” at the end: “I’d like a cup of coffee please.”

How do you politely ask for a call?

How do you politely ask for a phone call? When you want to speak to a specific person, ask to speak to him or her with a polite question starting with ‘may’ or ‘could’. For example “May I speak to Rachel Smith, please?” sounds a lot better than “I want to speak to Rachel Smith”.

How can I talk confidently over the phone?

And so, more of our clients are asking about how to communicate confidently over the phone….

  1. Don’t sound too eager or too formal. Do sound professional.
  2. Don’t trail off. Form complete sentences, and end them crisply.
  3. Don’t use “filler words.” Embrace silence.
  4. Don’t “pitch up.” Be definitive.

What is a good time to call you?

The best time to call is generally in the morning between 9 am and 10 am. Typically, it is best not to call between 12 –2 pm since this is when most people take lunch.

Can you give me a call when you are free?

“Call me whenever you are free” is a nice, casual statement that pretty much invites the other person to call whenever they feel like it. It’s open and welcoming, but not demanding. “Call me when you can” is a bit more urgent sounding, and in effect requests that the other person call as soon as he/she is able to.

Can I call you or should I call you?

can I call you vs shall I call you. “Can I call you?” is used when you want to ask permission to phone someone at an undetermined point in the future. “Shall I call you?” is used when you want to offer to phone someone.

Can I call you at your convenient time?

As for may vs. can, may is probably the more correct word to use (at least in a more formal sense), but can might sound more friendly in informal contexts. But you could say the sentence without using either one: Call me any time it’s convenient.

What does it mean when you get free?

get someone or something free (from someone or something) to liberate someone or something from someone or something. We finally got cousin George free from the talkative old man. We managed to get the animal’s paw free from the trap. See also: free, get.

Are you free tomorrow answer?

thank you a lot. You can also ask, “Why?” before you answer, yes or do. Example: Are you free tomorrow? Why? (What’s up?)

Is it free from or free of?

The expressions free from and free of both refer to being delivered from something. As a general rule, use free from when it can be replaced by “released from” in a sentence.

Can you please let me know when you are free?

“Let me know whenever you are free” means “At all points you are free in the future, tell me about them.” “Let me know when you are free” means “Let me know next time you are free.” Whenever is a general time clause, implying any number of points in time.