- The meeting was supposed to take place at 1:00 PM, but it has been pushed back to 2:00 PM.
A: Something came up now and I need to go take care of it. Let's postpone the meeting until this afternoon.
B: Okay you got it.
- The flight was delayed by twenty hours and I had to sleep at the airport.
- Let's move back the meeting an hour as the boss is not here yet.
- I have to extend my working visa as it will expire in a month.
拖時間 延長 提早
延期 延時間 延後
 extend postpone delay push back push out move back delay
證件的有效期限的延長用 extend. 一個設好的日期延遲用 postpone/delay 或 push back/out 或 move back，都很常用。 postpone a date/schedule/meetingdelay a date/schedule/meetingpush back a date/schedule/meetingpush out a date/schedule/meetingmove back a date/schedule/meeting