1

Recently, my downstairs neighbor always slam the door, and that is so annoying. Which of the following utterances should I use?

  1. The noise from you slamming the door is so loud. Could you be more quiet?

  2. Could you quit slamming the door? It's so annoying.

  3. Could you just stop slamming the door? Frankly, that is making so much noise as I study in my room.

By the way, are my examples grammatically correct?

closed as primarily opinion-based by Chenmunka, Nathan Tuggy, Sander, Glorfindel, Aaron Brown Aug 21 '15 at 14:55

Many good questions generate some degree of opinion based on expert experience, but answers to this question will tend to be almost entirely based on opinions, rather than facts, references, or specific expertise. If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

4

Your examples are just fine, (non-related: when writting, use an "space" after a comma), you could add "please" to them.

Personally, I would go with "Could you please be more careful when closing the door? I'm studing for my finals and I have to be really focused.

  • 4
    Essential here is not using the word slamming: This avoids the accusation that your neighbor is slamming the door. He (she) may not perceive that as such (or may not even be aware of it) and start to defend himslf. – Jan Doggen Aug 21 '15 at 9:16

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.