|Don't put shoes on the bed.
||Shoes don't belong on the bed.
|Please open the door.
||That door is still closed.
|Please complete the job by noon.
||A way must be found to complete that job on time.
|Let's get the team organized to finish by the due date
on the twelfth.
||This project is due by the twelfth.
|Kindly serve the lunch at noon.
||It would be helpful if the lunch were served at noon.
|Please check the box and bring the mail in.
||Is the mail in the box?
|Put the black cards on top.
||It would help me a lot if you put the black cards on
|Who took the rubber band?
||I wonder where the rubber band went.
|Well, you know, you could mop the floor.
||The floor needs to be mopped!
|Sit on the floor.
||It's okay to sit on the floor!
|Turn left in 1 mile. (Garmin GPS)
||Left turn in 1 mile. (Magellan GPS)
|Get in the right lane.
||You could be in the right lane.
|I'm going to gracefully ask you to cut this out for
||This needs to be cut out.
|Move to my chair so you don't block the screen.
||Maybe if you could sit in my chair it would work for
us all better.
|Please turn off your cell phones and pagers before we
start the program.
||Please remember to turn your electronic devices back on
after the program.