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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.
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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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