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  *请* | 请* | *请
to ask / to invite / please (do sth) / to treat (to a meal etc) / to request
to apply for sth / application (form etc) / CL:
to invite / invitation / CL: 個|个
to request / to ask / request / CL: 個|个
to ask for guidance / to consult
invitation card / written invitation
invitation card / written invitation
to ask for instructions
Excuse me, may I ask...?
application form
please (do sth) (deferential form)
application / application form / petition (to higher authorities)
to request leave of absence
invitation letter / CL:
please see ... / vide
to engage / to hire (a lawyer etc)
"please come in"
to request the pleasure of seeing sb / to ask sb in / to ask sb to do sth (e.g. make a speech)
to propose
to request earnestly
invitation tournament (e.g. between schools or firms)
to give a dinner party / to entertain guests / to invite to dinner
leave of absence request (from work or school)
(courteous) would you please ...
to entertain (for dinner) / to invite to dinner
to turn up without being invited / unsolicited
petition (for action to be taken)
to report, requesting approval / written request for instructions
to volunteer for military service / to offer oneself for an assignment
to ask sb to resign from a post
please (formal)
lit. to bring a bramble and ask for punishment (idiom) / fig. to offer sb a humble apology
to hire at a high salary
to invite / to issue an invitation
to pay respects / to wish good health / in Qing times, a specific form of salutation (see also 打千)
to request recognition for sb's merits / to recommend sb for promotion or an award
to make a formal request / formal request / to make a claim (law)
please treat me kindly (conventional greeting on first meeting)
please find sb better qualified than me (idiom)
to submit (to superiors)
to apologize humbly / to beg forgiveness
it's easier to invite the devil in than to send him away
to request help / to appeal (for assistance)
Please do as you wish! / You are welcome to do whatever you like! / Please make yourself at home.
lit. please Sir, get into the boiling pot (idiom) / fig. to give sb a taste of his own medicine
my presumptuous request (humble expr.); if I may be so bold to ask a favor
please do not disturb
to apply for (a subsidy, unemployment benefit etc)
to be a guest at a dinner party / to be wined and dined (as a bribe)
to urge
to coax and plead
to employ / to send for sb promising employment
to request a transfer
No smoking / Please do not smoke
to return an invitation
to implore / to entreat
lit. to dispatch a general is not as effective as to excite a general / fig. inciting people to action is more effective than dispatching orders
to recruit / to take on (an employee)
to sue for mercy / to ask for forgiveness / begging for magnanimity
please don't be upset / no hard feelings / absit iniuria verbis / let injury by words be absent
to request / to call for

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