Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Sorry"

The meaning of "Sorry" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does I’m sorry mean?
A: It means “I’m sorry” for anything! 😄

I’m sorry for your loss. (Family death)

I’m sorry I didn’t come to class.

I’m sorry I forgot to bring my books.

I’m sorry I forgot to call you.
Q: What does So sorry. mean?
A: Да, может быть и сарказмом и иронией, но как и в любом языке сложно отличить, это уже человеческие нюансы
Q: What does I'm sorry but it's not possible like that. mean?
A: something can not be done in particular way
Q: What does "sorry not sorry" mean?
A: It means "I know I should apologise, but I don't actually feel bad about what I did/said".
Q: What does I'm not sorry mean?
A: Não estou arrependido.

Example sentences using "Sorry"

Q: Please show me example sentences with I'm ever so sorry..
A: I’m ever so sorry but I’m going to have to ask you to leave.

I’m ever so sorry but could you tell me where the train station is.

A spills drink on B’s suit.
A: oh, I’m ever so sorry. I can pay for it to be cleaned.
B: don’t worry about it.
Q: Please show me example sentences with I'm sorry .
A: I am sorry to hear that
I am sorry for being late
Q: Please show me example sentences with sorry .
A: Sorry that I hurt you.

I accidentally broke your phone. I`m sorry.

Sorry, I seem to have forgotten your name.

I am sorry that I forgot your money.
Q: Please show me example sentences with sorry.
A: i'm sorry if i made a mistake.

Synonyms of "Sorry" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between I'm sorry. and Excuse me. ?
A: @AkulexGin:

I'm sorry - an apology;
(e.g. late to class) I'm sorry, my train was delayed.

Excuse me - pardon;
(picks up pen from floor) Excuse me sir, is this your pen?
Q: What is the difference between I'm sorry for... and I'm sorry about... ?
A: @kailin: Uhm, that's a tricky one. "I'm sorry for" is used when something is your fault. "I'm sorry for breaking your window". But "I am sorry about" is when you are sorry about something you didn't do, it just happened.
Q: What is the difference between sorry and excuse me ?
A: Sorry = when you did something that the other person did not approve of

Excuse me = few uses; when you want to be excused from something, when you bump into someone, when you want to say something to someone.
Q: What is the difference between "sorry about" and "sorry for" ?
A: No real difference. There may be a slight difference in usage: "Sorry for" followed by a pronoun sounds a bit odd, e.g. "Sorry for that." sounds worse than "Sorry about that."
Q: What is the difference between I'm sorry. and Excuse me. ?
A: Sorry is used in these situations :

a - emphasizing how bad,stupid,or embarrassing something is
b-feeling sadness or sympathy because something bad has happened to someone
c - when disappointed about a situation, and wishing you could change it

Excuse me is used in these circumstances:

a - politely getting someone's attention
b - showing you are sorry for interrupting someone
c - asking someone to move so that you can get past them
d - politely telling someone you are leaving.

Translations of "Sorry"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? sorry
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? so sorry
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? sorry
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? sorry about that
A: I'm sorry about that.
Accept my apologies about that.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? sorry
A: Sorry 😐

Other questions about "Sorry"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce sorry.
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Q: I'm sorry does this sound natural?
A: Its pretty good. :)
Q: Ah sorry but I can't drink. Recently I step away from alcohol. does this sound natural?
A: Maybe;
"I've recently stopped drinking alcohol."
"I don't drink alcohol since not too long ago."
"I've recently started abstaining from alcohol."
Q: I'm sorry does this sound natural?
A: Yup, correct and natural 🙂👍🏻
Q: "I'm sorry for late" does this sound natural?
A: "I'm sorry for being late"
"I'm sorry I'm late"

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