would you be so kind as to...? | would you be kind enough to...?FORMAL
This a very polite and formal way of asking somebody to do something.
- "Would you be so kind as to help me cross the road?"
"Of course. May I take your hand?"
- "Would you be kind enough to bring me a pot of tea, please?"
This is typically used in British English but may be used in other varieties of English too.
"Would you be so kind as to close the window?" is most similar to
Contributor: Matt Errey