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  • Hello.

  • You're joining us again?

  • After Anna's call for Mr Lime, he asked her to lunch.

  • Remember?

  • Now Anna and Denise are flapping.

  • We'll be asking you to marry him.

  • Trust me, Anna, this has happened to me dozens of times, but I thought he was only interested in the lemons.

  • Please promise me you won't mention this to anyone.

  • Okay, I promise.

  • Good morning, ladies.

  • What's going on?

  • Mr.

  • Lime has asked Annatto lunch police.

  • Andi, and it's not to talk business.

  • I saw him looking at her with big eyes from the moment he first saw her.

  • Denise hold slimy limey.

  • A lucky Anna.

  • It's not slimy.

  • It's just don't tell me you said yes.

  • Well, I didn't know what to say.

  • You did?

  • No, No.

  • I said I was busy and would call back.

  • I wanted to just say no.

  • But with everyone complaining that I'm not polite on the phone, I just I didn't know how to say politely.

  • All right, well, I'll tell you want to say hang on, Let me write it.

  • Done.

  • Why do all the pen skip disappearing?

  • Here's one.

  • Thanks.

  • Okay, I'm listening, Tom.

  • OK, Say go.

  • Go away.

  • Slimy Limey go away.

  • Slimy Limey.

  • Are you sure?

  • Yeah, of course.

  • Don't listen to manner.

  • This is what you should say.

  • Thank you for your offer, but I'm really sorry.

  • I won't be able to then explain why.

  • Say I'm afraid blah, blah, blow blah, blah, blah Say it's against company policy to have non business lunches with clients.

  • Meaning you're not allowed to.

  • If it's not for business, then say it wouldn't be appropriate.

  • So with regret, I'm going to have to say no.

  • Okay.

  • I think I've got that all.

  • Dan.

  • Thanks.

  • He'll be waiting for my coal.

  • Hello, Sublime speaking.

  • Hello, Mr Line.

  • Ana, please call me SAB.

  • So when can I invite you to lunch?

  • Thank you for your offer.

  • Well, thank you for your offer, but I'm really sorry.

  • I won't be able to Oh, I'm afraid Heat.

  • I'm afraid it's against company policy to have known business lunches with people.

  • Really?

  • Oh, how tedious.

  • It wouldn't beige Pardon?

  • No, not shoe.

  • Mr.

  • Slimey, I'm in Stoney's Mr Slimey.

  • Oh, no.

  • I mean Mr Limey lined up Sepp.

  • You see, it wouldn't be appropriate.

  • So with regret, I'm going to have to say no.

  • I think I've understood.

  • Goodbye, Anna.

  • Goodbye.

  • Oh, dear.

  • He didn't take that too well.

  • But apart from a little mistake, Anna did well there here.

  • The phrases she used to politely refused the offer of lunch.

  • Thank you for your offer, but I'm really sorry.

  • I won't be able to.

  • I'm afraid it is against company policy.

  • It wouldn't be appropriate with regret.

  • I'm going to have to say no.

  • Good job, Anna.

  • Bad luck, Mr Slimey.

Hello.

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