- What is the meaning of can I call you?
- Shall I vs Can I?
- How do I ask for free time to talk?
- How do you politely ask for a phone call?
- Shall i can i difference?
- Which is correct may I call you or can I call you?
- How do you reply for Can I call you later?
- Would is the polite form of will?
- Can I have a moment with you?
- Can I call you in the evening?
- Shall I call you now meaning?
- Is it talk to you or talk with you?
- How do you answer shall I?
- Can I call you sometime meaning?
- Can I call you in polite way?
What is the meaning of can I call you?
“What can I call you” means what name you should address a person by.
Could also be said as “what’s your name?” ” What should I call you?” Is a way of asking a person what they would like to be called.
For instance they might not like their name and wish you to call them by their nickname.
Shall I vs Can I?
You can use either one, although I think the version with “Can” sounds a bit more friendly and a bit less formal. In day-to-day conversation, using shall might sound a little stilted. That being said, the phrasal verb you want to use is drop off, not drop (at least in American English).
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 politely ask for a phone call?
I would say “When you have time, can you call me?” Or “I want to talk to you in more detail about (something) so would you mind calling me?” Or “I rather talk then text, would you be okay calling me instead” These are just a couple ways to ask. You tell them you have some great information for them.
Shall i can i difference?
The obvious difference is that “can” is in the Present tense (e.g. “I can swim”. and “shall” is in the future tense, e.g. “ I shall be late if I miss my train.”
Which is correct may I call you or can I call you?
Strictly speaking, it should be may I call you, and is used when meaning to ask (a) is it ok if I call you or (b) do I have the permission to call you?
How do you reply for Can I call you later?
You can even make it funny. But if you really just want to end the coversation because you’re not interested, you can just say, “sorry to cut this short but I need to get going. Have a great day.” It’s polite, straight forward and no promises. I will call you later sometimes means you are not interested in calling.
Would is the polite form of will?
We can use would as a more formal or polite alternative to will in requests. We often use the phrase would you mind + -ing in polite requests.
Can I have a moment with you?
“Do you have a moment?” is more frequently used when you’re just talking to one person. For example, you called a person on the phone, or you went to your co-workers office to visit them, and “do you have a moment?” is a way to ask if the other person has time to talk with you, if they are available and not busy.
Can I call you in the evening?
If you simply want to refer to evening, you would use in, as in “Call me in the evening.” If you want to use at, you would have to be more specific about the time, as in “Call me at sundown.” “Call me in the evening.” is correct.
Shall I call you now meaning?
“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.
Is it talk to you or talk with you?
You can say “Sue is talking to John” or “Sue is talking with John” – they’re the same! Some people claim that talk to should be used when it’s only one person speaking, and talk with should be used when it’s more of a two-sided discussion. However, in practice, many native speakers use both interchangeably.
How do you answer shall I?
The answer to that is no. “Yes, you shall” is a perfectly valid way to answer the question. If you don’t like the meaning that “you shall” conveys, then use a different word.
Can I call you sometime meaning?
A request to call someone that one is romantically interested in (as for a date). I really enjoyed spending time with you today—can I call you sometime?
Can I call you in polite way?
If you want yo 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. … Thus in several manners ,by employing modal auxiliary verbs which indicate politeness ,it can be asked.