Quick Answer: What Does I Hope You Don’T Mind Mean?

Could you please can you please?

“Could” is the polite form of “can”—so both are correct, but we use them in different situations.

We use “can” when we are telling someone to do something.

We use “could” when we are making a request.

Teacher to students: “Can you please be quiet!”.

Does mind mean?

1. used for getting someone’s permission to do something. This can either be polite, impolite, or humorous. If someone says it in a loud way, they are showing that they are angry or annoyed. Do you mind?!

What does it mean when a girl says I don’t mind?

That means you don’t want to be a nuisance, but if they don’t care, you would like to do something. The person may be a nice person, and they will say, “no, go ahead, I don’t mind. That won’t bother me”. You can use it to demonstrate you are not interested or concerned in something.

Why would I mind meaning?

Hi Hamed, The phrase “would you mind…” is a way to make a polite request. It’s basically a short way to say, “If it’s not inconvenient, would you please….” When you use “would you mind…” always use the “-ing” form of the verb that you want to person to do.

Can I ask you something if you don’t mind?

Both are correct. “If you don’t mind my asking” – Here you’re stating as if “asking” is a noun instead of a verb. You’re asking the listener if he/she doesn’t mind your “asking.” It’s almost as if saying that the person asking the question isn’t the one actually asking it, but the verb itself is the thing asking.

Do you mind me asking Meaning?

—used with a question as a polite way of asking something that could be annoying or offensiveHow old are you, if you don’t mind my/me asking?

Would you mind is polite?

You can use the phrases “Would you mind” and “Do you mind” + -ing form to ask someone politely to do things. Hiwever, the phrase “Would you mind” is more polite and common (Cambridge).

Do not mind me meaning?

said to tell someone who is in the same room as you not to pay any attention to you, because you do not want to interrupt what they are doing: Don’t mind me – I’m just sorting out some files here.

What does it mean to say I don’t mind?

If you are offered something or offered a choice and you say ‘I don’t mind’, you are saying politely that you will be happy with any of the things offered. [British, formulae] ‘Which one of these do you want?’ —’I don’t mind. ‘

What is the meaning of please don’t mind?

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English don’t mind mea) used to tell someone not to pay any attention to you If you want to get on and do something, please don’t mind me. b) used when you are annoyed because someone is not paying any attention to you Don’t mind me! I only live here!

Is if you don’t mind polite?

—used with a statement as a polite way of saying something that could be annoying or offensiveYou look a bit old for this job, if you don’t mind my/me saying so.

Do you mind if I ask you something?

This is a way to carefully ask a question that you’re worried might be rude, but that you want to know anyway. For example, if you’re visiting someone’s nice apartment and you want to know if you could afford a similar one, you can ask: This is a really nice place.

How do you use do you mind?

We use the phrases would you mind + -ing form, and do you mind + -ing form to ask people politely to do things. Would you mind is more polite and more common: Would you mind opening the window, please? Do you mind turning down the volume a little, please?

Do you mind sentence examples?

“Would you mind if we went out to eat?” “Would you mind if I opened the window?” “Would you mind telling me what you’re doing?” “Would you mind being quiet for a minute?”

How do you respond to hope you don’t mind?

In general, when someone asks Do you mind and you do not mind, the usual answer is “No, I don’t mind” or “No, go ahead.” Here are some more examples: Question: Do you mind if I open the window?

Do you mind if I ask how old are you?

Pay attention to the word order. It’s not “Do you mind me asking how old are you?” It’s “Do you mind me asking how old you are?” The answer to this can be straight: “I’m 25 years old.”

Would you mind if I asked or ask?

In English, when a question like this is asked, the verb associated with “would” (or “could” etc.) takes its base form (“mind”), and the verb in the conditional clause takes on the past subjunctive (“asked”). For “you” to “mind”, we have to imagine a world where I’ve “asked”.

Does I don’t mind mean yes or no?

You: I don’t mind. Your friend is offering you a choice. You can say yes or no. When you are offered a choice, “I don’t mind” is a polite way to say that you would be happy with either choice.