使えるフレーズ《To take a rain check》

 

Hello everyone!

The rainy season is going to start soon!

Here’s a useful phrase you can use: To take a rain check.

You can use this when someone invites you to do something but you are busy and have to reschedule for another time.

 

For example:

 

A: There’s a new apple café in Kobe!

B: Really? Do you know if their drinks taste good?

A: I don’t know, but since there’s always a long line, maybe it’s delicious!

B: Really?

A: Yes! Are you free tomorrow afternoon? We can try it for ourselves!

B: I’m sorry, I have a meeting tomorrow afternoon and I don’t know what time we’ll finish. Can we take a rain check until Friday afternoon?

 

A: Sure. See you then!

 

●日本語訳:『今回は遠慮します』や『また次の機会にでも』という意味になります。