Mar 012013

In last programme, we found out how to make informal invitations. This week, we look at slightly more polite invitations. For example, how would you ask a friend to your house for a dinner party?


Checking someone is not busy
Are you free on Friday?

Are you busy on Friday?

What are you doing on Friday?

Would you like…?
Would you like …a chocolate bar?
…to come to my house for dinner?
I wondered / was wondering
I wondered …if you’d like to come to my house for dinner
I was wondering
Other expressions
I would very much like it if you could come along

Shall I bring a bottle?

BBC How to… make polite invitations Transcript Video


BBC How to… Part 5-6

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