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PERMISSION

 

(Updated on 23/08/2016)


 

 


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Pictures
Songs
Videos
Vocabulary

 


Related pages :

'can' - 'could'
'may' - 'might'
modals

 

 

Vocabulary :

  • permission : synonyms and antonyms (thesaurus.reference.com)

  • give permission : synonyms and antonyms (thesaurus.reference.com)
  • Asking Permission :
    "Modals are commonly used for asking permission..."
    + Some other common phrases
    + Giving Permission
    (eslgold.com)
  • Giving a permission :
    Do you mind if I sit here ? - No, go ahead!
    Is it okay if I use this ? - Yes, by all means.
    Is it all right if I leave early ? - Yes, no problem.
    Is it okay if Bill comes along ? - Yes, that's fine by me.
    Is it okay if I drink my tea here ? - Yes, fine! Feel free!
    Can I borrow your pen a minute ? - Sure. Be my guest.
  • Refusing a permission :
    Can I park here ? - No, I'm afraid it's not allowed.
    Do you mind if I smoke ? - I'd rather you didn't. / Yes, I do mind, actually.

 

Pictures :

 

May I please pet your dog ?

 

Not allowed! - a sign
(telegraph.co.uk)

 

Do you mind if I smoke... ?


"Would you mind
if I put my head down
and closed my eyes
while I carefully listen
to your ideas ?"

(No link)

 

Is it okay if I park here ?
(No link)


Would it be all right
if I planted a tree here ?

 

Is smoking allowed here ?

Am I allowed to take
these bags on to the plane ?

 

 

Songs :

  • Permission by Sixx:A.M. (stlyrics.com)
    "All of my devils are free at last
    And all my secrets revealed
    And your permission is all I
    Need to heal..."

    - the VIDEO (YouTube)

 

  • Permission to Shine by Bachelor Girl (mp3lyrics.org)
    "I'm gonna give myself permission to shine
    I'm gonna shine so bright
    Gonna make every head wanna turn"

    - the VIDEO (YouTube)

 

  • Planning Permission - Darkness (sing365.com)
    "And I'm on a mission, I've got a vision and planning permission
    I've got twenty-thousand bricks to lay"

 

Cartoons :

Videos :

  • School Rules: How They Help Us (1953)
    "Discusses rules and stresses the point that rules are ways of making life more pleasant, smooth and safe.
    SHOWS EVERYDAY SCENES IN WHICH RULES INFLUENCE OUR BEHAVIOR. SHOWS WAYS NEW STUDENT CAN LEARN RULES,
    WHY EXCEPTIONS CAN'T BE GRANTED."

    (archive.org)