Structure (Making Requests)


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In today’s English Language class, We will be learning about Making Requests using Can, Could, May and Mind. We hope you enjoy the class!


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STRUCTURE: Making Request using Can, Could, May and Mind

Content :

We can make requests with modal auxiliaries “can”, “could”, “may” and “mind”


  1. Would you type this letter, please?
  2. Can you please pass the salt?
  3. Could you please help me? (polite)
  4. Would you mind my coming along?
  5. May you please pardon me?
  6. I am wondering if you could pass the salt (very polite)


Evaluation: Make five requests using can, could, and mind.

Reference: Count down English by Ogunsanwo

Reading Assignment: Read English Grammar for JSS by Olatunbosun, pages 47- 48




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