1. The Art of request

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    • Formula speech etiquette

      Friends, do you know that in the Russian language there are several grammatical ways in which can be requested?

      One of these ways: etiquette expression + verb in the imperative form

      1. Please
      2. Be kind,
      3. Kindly
      4. If you are hard + verb in the imperative form
      5. If you do not complicate, the inclination
      6. Do me a favor,
      7. Indulge in courtesy,
      8. Provide courtesy
      9. Do not take the trouble,
      10. Be a friend,

      Another way of expressing polite requests: using verbs future tense use in interrogative sentences

      1. You (you) do not
      2. You (you) + verb in the form of the future tense
      3. Maybe you (you)
      4. Do not you ... (you)

      Discover another way to express requests

      1. I want you (you) ask
      2. I want you (you) ask
      3. I ask you (you)
      4. I asked (a) to you (you)
      5. You (you) ask
      6. I appeal to you (you) to + infinitive verb form
      7. You can not (can) you (you) (transfer, bring ...)
      8. You (you) can not (could not) be
      9. You (you) is not difficult
      10. Not difficult if you (you)
      11. Can'tu (you)
      12. Could not you (you) ask

      Practice in the application of these designs. Which speech situations they are appropriate?

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    • I recommend reading ...

      Dear participants of the project! Your profiles, messages and blog comments indicate that many of you do not have enough knowledge about speech etiquette. I want to recommend you a wonderful book "Russian speech etiquette", authored by AA Akishina, NI Formanovskaya. After reading the book, you'll learn how to behave when meeting, parting greeting, apology, when expressing requests compliment, approval, disapproval. The authors suggest to think about what is different from the requested order, who has the right to prohibit and demand. And the book not only introduces the formulas of verbal communication, but it contains a system of exercises to develop the skills to use them in speech.

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    • Synonyms, please

      Friends! Do you know how many synonyms for the word please? If you open a dictionary of synonyms, we can see that a lot of these words: application, insistence, appeal, petition, the petition, the petition; iskatelstvo, blandishment. Please urgent, persistent, tearful. Request to someone and to someone. In her relentless request. Sign in with the request (s) submitted in an institution. Formula petition: please bother, (w) if you please be kind (kind), do (Godly) mercy. And who, pray tell, who happens. Cf. Prayer and ask. to request, to besiege requests trample request smb.

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    • Ways of expressing requests

      Dear participants of the project! Analyze your profiles indicates that the majority of requests for expressions you correctly use various (pohvalno!) methods of its execution.

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    • Etymology of the word "please"

      Dear participants of the project! I think many will be interesting to learn the history of origin of the word "please". Bring to your attention a fragment of the article "Please!" from the book "Culture of speech - a culture of behavior" VV Kolesov, philologist, professor of the Leningrad State University, author of many books about the Russian language:

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    • About the word "please"

      Dear participants of the project!

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    • Request form

      Dear participants of the project!

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    • Introduction. Culture of communication

      That's how the world is that each of us comes from early childhood into a complex system of relationships with other people. And in order to look decent and feel confident, you need to learn from an early age norms of behavior in society. After all, our success is usually directly related to the culture of dialogue, involving speech and culture, which manifests itself in a sufficient vocabulary, the ability to speak tactfully, quietly, politely.

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