СКАЖИ (ТЕ) НА МИЛОСТЬ!

(these forms only)

    • used when making a polite inquiry: will (would) you please (kindly) tell me (us)
    • would you mind telling me (us)
    • (would, could you) be so good (kind) as to tell me (us)
    • used to add emphasis, often irony, to a statement or rhetorical question: for heaven’s (goodness’) sake
    • (who, where etc.) in the world (in God’s name)
    • you don’t say so!