13. Talking to Professor about Leaving Early


ESL Robot 4.0 (Android) - an AI-powered English tutor.

A: Professor, I am going to need to leave class early today.

B: What is the problem?

A: I need to go to the airport to pick up a relative.

B: Are you planning on having someone take notes for you?

A: Yes, I've got that part covered.

B: When, exactly do you need to leave?

A: I don't need to leave until the very end of class.

B: Fine, but next time try and not have to miss class again.

A: Thanks, Professor. See you later!

B: See you later! Drive carefully.


ESL Robot 4.0 (Android) - an AI-powered English tutor.

A: Excuse me, Professor, I have a problem and need to leave class early.

B: Why do you have to leave early?

A: I am not feeling well.

B: Could you make it up by attending my other section this week?

A: Yes, it's all taken care of.

B: Are you leaving right away or can you stay for a few more minutes?

A: I can stay a few more minutes.

B: OK, but please make sure that you get all of your make-up work completed.

A: Thanks, Professor. I've got it covered!

B: Go do what you have to do, but make sure it doesn't happen again.


ESL Robot 4.0 (Android) - an AI-powered English tutor.

A: I am sorry, but I can't stay until the end of class.

B: Where do you need to be that is more important than school?

A: I have an appointment.

B: Do you have a plan to make up your missed work?

A: No, but I'll make sure someone helps me out this week with my missed work.

B: Are you going to go right away?

A: I am leaving right now.

B: All right, but please remember that it is your responsibility to catch up.

A: Thanks, Professor. I'll make sure everything gets taken care of.

B: Goodbye, and try not to miss any more school.

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