Results 1 to 4 of 4

    • Join Date: Dec 2008
    • Posts: 440
    #1

    Smile $20 for card, the left one in cash, please.

    Hello~ Can you help me say this naturally please?

    At the supermarket.

    Staff: itís $60.5.

    A: ⓐOh, sorry, Iím out of money.
    ⓑOh, sorry, I donít have enough money.


    ⓐCan I take this ice cream back?
    ⓑCan I give this ice cream back?


    Staff: Yes, then itís $50.5. Cash or card?

    A: ⓐI will use card for $20. And the left one I will give you cash.
    ⓑ$20 for card, the left one in cash, please.


    • Join Date: Jun 2009
    • Posts: 2
    #2

    Re: $20 for card, the left one in cash, please.

    ⓑOh, sorry, I donít have enough money.
    ⓐCan I take this ice cream back?
    ⓑ$20 for card, the left one in cash, please.

    I think sentences above sounds more natureally.


    • Join Date: Dec 2008
    • Posts: 440
    #3

    Re: $20 for card, the left one in cash, please.

    Thank you for your help

    Sorry but can I say like this?


    " $20 in card, the left one in cash, please."

  1. RonBee's Avatar
    Moderator
    Other
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • American English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Feb 2003
    • Posts: 16,546
    #4

    Re: $20 for card, the left one in cash, please.

    Flyrothesky, say:
    I'll put $20 on my card, and I'll pay the rest in cash.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •