Do You Mind Sentences?

Do you mind if I ask how old are you?

Pay attention to the word order.

It’s not “Do you mind me asking how old are you?” It’s “Do you mind me asking how old you are?” The answer to this can be straight: “I’m 25 years old.”.

Do you mind sentence examples?

You can also use Do you mind if + sentence….Do you mind me closing the window?Do you mind Jack helping me with my homework?Do you mind us leaving the party early tonight.

Do you mind meaning?

1. used for getting someone’s permission to do something. This can either be polite, impolite, or humorous. If someone says it in a loud way, they are showing that they are angry or annoyed.

Do you mind if I ask?

This is a way to carefully ask a question that you’re worried might be rude, but that you want to know anyway. For example, if you’re visiting someone’s nice apartment and you want to know if you could afford a similar one, you can ask: This is a really nice place.

Do you mind answer yes or no?

4 Answers. “Do you mind…” is a polite way of asking “Can you….” For this reason, it’s usually acceptable to respond to the semantic intent of the question by answering “Yes (I can do that)”, rather than responding to the grammatical form with “No (I don’t mind)”. Native speakers sometimes get confused by this, too.

Is Would you mind rude?

You can use the phrases “Would you mind” and “Do you mind” + -ing form to ask someone politely to do things. Hiwever, the phrase “Would you mind” is more polite and common (Cambridge).

What happens if you don’t mind me asking?

used in order to be more polite when you say something that could slightly upset, annoy, or embarrass someone: If you don’t mind me saying (so), I think the soup needs a little more salt.

Do you mind example?

Mr. Cade, do you mind if I have a friend over now and then? No, I’ll take care of it, but do you mind if I just go home to sleep afterwards and see you tomorrow?

Do you mind to do something?

“Would you mind ___ing?” is a good way to politely ask for something that isn’t too much trouble for the other person. Some more examples: Would you mind passing me that bottle over there?

Do not mind me meaning?

said to tell someone who is in the same room as you not to pay any attention to you, because you do not want to interrupt what they are doing: Don’t mind me – I’m just sorting out some files here.

Do you mind and would you mind?

We use the phrases would you mind + -ing form, and do you mind + -ing form to ask people politely to do things. Would you mind is more polite and more common: Would you mind opening the window, please? Do you mind turning down the volume a little, please?

Can I ask you something?

When you need to ask someone a question that’s important, complicated, or might make them upset, you first ask: Of course, this is already a question, so sometimes when you ask someone “Can I ask you a question?” they will respond: … You just did!