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LampPro Tip 1/3
Expressing RegretPlay
Use 'apologize' to show genuine remorse for actions that may have hurt others. SlideI apologize for misunderstanding your intentions.
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Taking ResponsibilityPlay
When apologizing, acknowledge your mistake without excuses to demonstrate accountability. SlideI apologize for losing your book; it was my fault.
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Social PolitenessPlay
Using 'apologize' can be a polite way to address minor inconveniences in social situations. SlideI apologize for the delay in starting the meeting.