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    • Join Date: May 2008
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    #1

    Sorry to be late

    Hi.

    http://jp.youtube.com/watch?v=mLFr8VMYooI
    This is an English lesson for Japanese learners of English. In the video, an American teacher says that British English speakers say "Sorry to be late" in place of "Sorry I'm late." Isn't "Sorry I'm late" more common?


    • Join Date: Oct 2006
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    #2

    Re: Sorry to be late

    Both are commonly used.

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