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say sorry

This page is about the collocation say sorry

collocation pattern: verb + adjective

Meaning

to apologize to someone

For example

  • Mum made me say sorry to the kids I'd hurt.

  • If you say you're sorry, I'm sure they'll forgive you.

Quick Quiz

Mark said sorry to the people

a. who'd cheated him

b. who'd cheated

c. he'd cheated

Contributor: Matt Errey