Will you please

Will you please

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Point 123 in the category of modality is defined as:

‘will’ (particularly ‘Will you please’) to make requests and commands in a wide range of contexts.

The confusing part of this entry is that there is a lexical range of 3 bars given, but it is not mentioned in the usual way as a wide range of verbs.

*There are two examples with please + verb and one with only as the normal will question form.


An iWeb search for will you please * *

1 WILL YOU PLEASE TELL ME 111
2 WILL YOU PLEASE HELP ME 98
3 WILL YOU PLEASE LET ME 84
4 WILL YOU PLEASE GIVE ME 51
5 WILL YOU PLEASE BE QUIET 34
6 WILL YOU PLEASE GO NOW 28


7 WILL YOU PLEASE FORGIVE ME 26

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8 WILL YOU PLEASE SEND ME 26
9 WILL YOU PLEASE EMAIL ME 25
10 WILL YOU PLEASE TELL US 23
11 WILL YOU PLEASE BE MY 22
12 WILL YOU PLEASE PRAY FOR 22
13 WILL YOU PLEASE TAKE A 19
14 WILL YOU PLEASE HELP US 18

15 WILL YOU PLEASE DROP ME 17



will you _vvi*

1 WILL YOU NEED 5238
2 WILL YOU GET 4472
3 WILL YOU FIND 3309
4 WILL YOU USE 3101
5 WILL YOU TAKE 2611
6 WILL YOU MAKE 2604
7 WILL YOU KNOW 2486
8 WILL YOU GO 2484
9 WILL YOU HELP 2019
10 WILL YOU GIVE 1830
11 WILL YOU CHOOSE 1788
12 WILL YOU SEE 1578
13 WILL YOU COME 1325
14 WILL YOU JOIN 1100
15 WILL YOU TELL 1085
16 WILL YOU MARRY 1057
17 WILL YOU TRY 901
18 WILL YOU SAY 885
19 WILL YOU PAY 873
20 WILL YOU LET 869
21 WILL YOU FEEL 749
22 WILL YOU LEARN 739
23 WILL YOU KEEP 734
24 WILL YOU PUT 623
25 WILL YOU STOP 593
26 WILL YOU ACCEPT 584
27 WILL YOU CONTINUE 559
28 WILL YOU SHARE 544
29 WILL YOU SPEND 516
30 WILL YOU WANT 485
31 WILL YOU ALLOW 475
32 WILL YOU LOOK 472
33 WILL YOU MISS 447
34 WILL YOU PLAY 443
35 WILL YOU PROVIDE 442
36 WILL YOU SEND 437
37 WILL YOU BUY 433
38 WILL YOU ADD 429
39 WILL YOU STAY 423
40 WILL YOU BRING 411
41 WILL YOU STAND 410
42 WILL YOU START 403
43 WILL YOU WORK 392
44 WILL YOU RECEIVE 391
45 WILL YOU HANDLE 387
46 WILL YOU SELL 381
47 WILL YOU BECOME 374
48 WILL YOU MEASURE 361
49 WILL YOU OFFER 353
50 WILL YOU CONSIDER 337
51 WILL YOU LOSE 329
52 WILL YOU LEAVE 327
53 WILL YOU SUPPORT 319
54 WILL YOU MANAGE 306
55 WILL YOU SHOW 298
56 WILL YOU SURVIVE 286
57 WILL YOU CREATE 282
58 WILL YOU WRITE 269
59 WILL YOU FOLLOW 265
60 WILL YOU REMEMBER 252
61 WILL YOU ENSURE 249
62 WILL YOU MEET 241
63 WILL YOU LIVE 237
64 WILL YOU BUILD 237
65 WILL YOU DECIDE 236
66 WILL YOU DEAL 222
67 WILL YOU PICK 215
68 WILL YOU GAIN 211
69 WILL YOU CELEBRATE 211
70 WILL YOU RESPOND 208
71 WILL YOU WEAR 203
72 WILL YOU SAVE 200
73 WILL YOU CHANGE 197
74 WILL YOU ASK 192
75 WILL YOU REACH 190
76 WILL YOU TURN 187
77 WILL YOU DISCOVER 184
78 WILL YOU DIE 183
79 WILL YOU BELIEVE 172
80 WILL YOU CALL 169
81 WILL YOU PLEASE 168
82 WILL YOU CHARGE 164
83 WILL YOU ACHIEVE 163
84 WILL YOU BEGIN 156
85 WILL YOU RUN 156
86 WILL YOU THINK 154
87 WILL YOU HEAR 153
88 WILL YOU DELIVER 152
89 WILL YOU ANSWER 151
90 WILL YOU UNDERSTAND 146
91 WILL YOU COMMUNICATE 138
92 WILL YOU DETERMINE 136
93 WILL YOU END 135
94 WILL YOU EXPLAIN 131
95 WILL YOU DENY 131
96 WILL YOU LOVE 128
97 WILL YOU SERVE 125
98 WILL YOU POST 124
99 WILL YOU MOVE 123
100 WILL YOU STUDY 122

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