Making an appointment

Để có thể sẵn sàng cho việc nói về một cuộc hẹn, một kỹ năng rất quan trọng trong tiếng Anh giao tiếp, các bạn cần nắm vững được các phần sau:
  • Tạo một cuộc hẹn (Making an appointment)
  • Phản hồi một cuộc hẹn (respond to an appointment)
  • Hủy một cuộc hẹn (Cancel an appointment)
Sau đây là một số cách diễn đạt rất ngắn gọn và rõ ràng bạn có thể áp dụng rất hữu ích.

Asking to meet:
  • Are you available on... / next...?
  • Are you free on... / next...?
  • Can we meet on... / next ...?
  • Would next ... be ok?
  • What about next ... ?
  • Is next ... ok?

  • "Are you available on the 17th?"
  • "Can we meet on the 16th?"
  • "How does the 3rd sound to you?"
  • "Are you free next week?"
  • "Would Friday suit you?"
  • "Is next Tuesday convenient for you?"
  • "What about sometime next week?"

Responding to an appointment:
  • Yes,... is fine
  • Yes,.... would be fine.
  • .... suits me
  • .... would be perfect.
  • I'm afraid I can't on ....
  • I'm afraid I won't be able to... on ...
  • I'm sorry I can't on ....
  • I'm sorry I won't be able to... on ...
  • I really don't think I can on ...

  • "Yes, Monday is fine."
  • "Monday suits me."
  • "Thursday would be perfect."
  • "I'm afraid I can't on the 3rd. What about the 6th?"
  • "I'm sorry, I won't be able to make it on Monday. Could we meet on Tuesday instead?"
  • "Ah, Wednesday is going to be a little difficult. I'd much prefer Friday, if that's alright with you."
  • "I really don't think I can on the 17th. Can we meet up on the 19th?

Cancelling an appointment:
You can cancel an appointment as follows
  • Unfortunately, due to some unforeseen business, I will be unable to keep our appointment for tomorrow afternoon.
  • Would it be possible to arrange another time later in the week?
  • I’m afraid that I have to cancel our meeting on Wednesday, as something unexpected has come up.
  • You know we were going to meet next Friday? Well, I'm very sorry, but something urgent has come up.
  • I'm afraid that I'm not going to be able to meet you after all. Can we fix another time?
Mong rằng bài học hôm này hữu ích cho các bạn. Theo dõi các cách học tiếng anh giao tiếp tiếp theo của Pasal nhé!