Asking for Help Phrases

Here you will find a list of polite asking for help phrases in English.

Asking for Help Phrases in Business English

  • Could you help me for a second?
  • Would you please . . . ?
  • Could you possibly . . . ?
  • I wonder if you could help me with this?
  • I can’t manage. Can you help?
  • I could do with some help, please.
  • Do you have a minute?
  • Could I ask you a favor?
  • I need some help (if you have time).
  • Sure, I’d be glad to.
  • Okay, no problem.
  • Sorry, I’m (kind of) busy now.

See also Customer Service Phrases and Offering and Invitation Phrases in Business English.

Marin Valchev
Marin Valchev
Marin Valchev, PMP is an IT Project Manager with more than 10 years of experience. He implements cutting-edge technology in a wide-range of Financial and TELCO companies in Europe, Asia, and Africa. Marin shares his knowledge of software, analysis, project management and other business areas.