Apologising – Situational Dialogues – How to say

Apologising – Situational Dialogues – How to say



I’m afraid I’ve spilt ink all over the tablecloth.

Oh, never mind about that.

I’m terribly sorry. Won’t you let me pay for it?

No, I won’t hear of it.


I’m awfully sorry, but I seem to have mislaid your scarf.

Oh, don’t worry about that.

I just don’t know what to say. I’ll replace it, of course.

No, that’s quite out of the question.


I’m very much afraid I’ve burned a hole in the rug.

Oh, that’s all right.

I do apologise. I’ll buy you a new one first thing on Monday.

Of course not. I never did like it anyway.


I’m dreadfully sorry, but I’ve broken a plate.

Oh, that doesn’t matter.

I’m ever so sorry. Tell me where you bought it so I can get you

No, certainly not. I wouldn’t dream of letting you do that.