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Learn English : Offering something

OFFERING SOMETHING

MENAWARKAN SESUATU

Offer means to give something physical or abstract to someone, which can be taken as a gift or a trade.

Menawarkan berarti memberikan sesuatu secara fisik atau abstrak kepada seseorang, yang bisa berupa hadiah atau jual beli.

Offer can be given in term of food, money, solutions, friendship or bargain. It can be taken or refused.

Penawaran bisa diberikan dalam bentuk makanan, uang, solusi, pertemanan, atau tawaran. Boleh diterima atau di tolak.

Social function: to facilitate interpersonal communication between different people.

Fungsinya : untuk memfasilitasi komunikasi antar pribadi diantara orang yang berbeda.

When making offers, we often use the following expressions.

May I ...?

-          Can I ...?

-          Shall I ...?

-          Would you ...?

-          How about I ...?

The example of offering and the responding

Making offers

Accepting offers

Declining offers

May I give a hand?

Thank you I appreciate your help

That’s alright, I will manage on my own.

Can I help you?

Ys, please I really appreciate it.

It’s okay, I can do it myself.

Shall I bring you some tea ?

Thank you. It is very kind of you.

No, thank you

Would you like another piece of cake ?

Yes, please. That’s would be lovely.

No, thank I don’t want another.

How about I take you home?

Yes, please. That would  be very kind of you.

Don’t worry. I will go by myself

 

Let’s take a look at the sentence structure to offer something.

Modal Verb

Subject

Object

Would

You

Care of other cup of tea?

Shall

We

Take you there?

Could

I

Offer you something?

will

you

Have tea with that?

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