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Flashcards in Politeness Deck (5):
1

Entschuldigen Sie

Excuse me. (Normal level of formality.)

2

Ich bitte um Entschuldigung.

I beg your pardon. (Most formal.)

3

Entschuldigen Sie mich, bitte.

Please excuse me. (More formal.)

4

Entschuldigung

Excuse me. (Informal, okay for on the street.)

5

Es tut mir Leid / Das tut mir Leid.

I'm sorry. (Use when something bad happened that's clearly not your fault.)

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