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Coffee Break Series: How to Politely Disagree, Part 1
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ID: 4532 Pre Intermediate
In today's lesson, we will learn how politely disagree with someone in the workplace.
Tue Apr 13 2021 | Joshua, Alice
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|…好是好，就是…||hǎoshìhǎojiùshì||It's good except...|
|明白||míngbai||clear; obvious; unequivocal|
|道理||dàoli||reason; argument; sense|
|提案||tíàn||proposal; draft resolution; motion (to be debated)|
nǐ xūyào yīgē tuánduì ，wǒ míngbai 。kěshì lǎobǎn hái méi tóngyì 。
I understand that you need a team. But our boss hasn’t given us the green light/
nǐ shuō de hěn yǒu dàoli ，dànshì zhège tíàn chéngběn tài gāo le 。
What you say makes a lot of sense, but the proposal costs too high.
… is good, except …
zhège tíàn hǎo shì hǎo ，dànshì chéngběn tài gāo le 。
This is a great idea, but the costs are too high.
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