English version

would/do you mind ...?

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwould/do you mind ...?would/do you mind ...?a) used to politely ask someone’s permissionwould you mind if Would you mind if I opened the window? Would you mind if I came with you? I’ll have to leave early, do you mind? b) used to politely ask someone to do somethingwould you mind doing sth? Would you mind waiting outside? ‘Do you want me to carry this bag for you?’ ‘Would you mind?’ c) used to angrily ask or tell someone to do somethingwould you mind doing sth? Would you mind telling me what you’re doing in here? Would you mind shutting up for a minute? mind
Examples from the Corpus
would you mind doing something?And would you mind explaining what is wrong with being Normalien?He says, would some one mind coming to the door?I reminded her of Bobbie and would I mind if she called me by that dear nickname?Now would you mind calling round at Love Lane police station.Poppa, if ... if he did come to feel the same way about me, would you mind?So would you mind staying here in the surgery until he comes in?
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