It’s OK. You’re allowed to say it.
The answer has everything to do with the other person.
For starters, be honest and transparent about your English.
Give the request heart and soul.
Don’t act like someone is writing about you.
Float like a butterfly and network like Muhammad Ali. Here’s how.
Come in with a plan and stick to it. Here’s how.
Be relevant. Gain followers.
Talk to one person, not the entire group.