English Spoken Pattern - 107
I'd hate for you to Verb - 1
(used to emphasize that you do not want something to happen.)
1. I’d hate for you to think I didn’t care.
2. I’d hate for you to miss the party.
3. I’d hate for you to leave our company.
4. I’d hate for you to get sick.
A: Do you have the five dollars I lent you yesterday?
B: Oh I forgot! l run home real quick and bring you the money.
A: You don’t have to go right away.
B: I’d hate for you to think I was lazy in returning your money.
A: That’s OK. I know you’re a responsible person.
B: Yeah, but just the same, I’ll go home and get the money right away.