Expressions of Giving Instructions Part 2
(Source: Mulyono.2010. English Alive .Yudhistira: Jakarta.)
Ø I’d like you to …, please.
Ø Would you mind …, please?
Ø …, will you?
Ø …, please?
Ø Would you be so kind as to …?
Ø I have to ask you to ….
Ø Open the door!
Ø Sit down!
Ø Give me that!
Ø Don’t smoke here!
Ø Stop it, I tell!
Example dialog for expressions of giving instructions:
a) Dialog 1:
Mother : Hey, Sue. Come here and help me, please.
Sue : no worries, Mom. I’m coming. What should I do for you, Mom?
Mother : take a look at my hand phone, will you? It went blank.
Sue : yes, Mom. I will.
b) Dialog 2
Toni : Hello, this is Yamaha Printer cal centre.
Young girl: Hello, I need a help. My printer got jammed.
Toni : please, turn it off. Wait for a second and turn it on again.
Young girl: OK. Wait a minute.
Toni : Does it print again?
Young girl: yes, it does. Thank you.
IN INDONESIAN (with google translate English-indonesian):