使えるフレーズ《I’m afraid I can’t》

Hello everyone!

Today’s useful phrase is, “I’m afraid I can’t.”

Use this phrase when you want to politely decline an invitation.

 

<<Example>>

A: Would you like to come to my hanami party on Saturday?”

B: “I’m afraid I can’t come. I have other plans.”

 

A: “Let’s go to the movies tonight at 7.”

B: “I’m afraid I can’t go. I’m working late tonight.”

 

●日本語解説:「残念ですが~できません」という意味です。