If you want to express your opinion, it's useful not to say I want … but to alternate (chenge between) these expressions:
What do the following words mean? Match the expressions with their corresponding definitions.
|A I'd rather ....||I'd prefer ...|
|B I'd better go ...||I should go ...|
|C If I were you, ...||... in your position.|
|D I'm afraid I can't ...||I' m sorry but ...|
box office: Can I help you?
customer: "Yes, I'd like to know if there are any tickets for "WE will rock you!" left (übrig)?
box office: I'm afraid (tut mir leid, dass...) we have only seats in the first row."