Let’s study the following expression of thanking bellow :

  • I’m very grateful for …
  • I’m so grateful for …
  • Thank you very much for …
  • Thank you so much for …
  • Thank you for …
  • That was nice of you. Thank you.
  • That was nice of you.
  • Thank you. But you really shouldn’t have
  • They’re beautiful but you didn’t need to (give me anything)
  • Thanks a lot for …
  • I really appreciate …
  • Thanks.
  • Thanks a million.
Response of Thanking :
  • You’re very/ quite welcome.
  • You’re entirely welcome.
  • Don’t mention it.
  • You’re welcome.
  • It was my pleasure.
  • Don’t mention it.
  • You’re welcome.
  • Well, I just wanted to show my appreciation for …
  • But I wanted to.
  • You’re welcome
  • Sure
  • It was nothing. What are friends for?
  • Don’t worry about it
  • Forget it.
Other Expressions of Thanks:
  • I’m really grateful to you.
  • I do appreciate …
  • I’m very much obliged to you.
  • That is very good of you.
  • I really can’t thank you enough.
  • I should like to say how grateful I am.
  • I should like to express my gratitude.
  • Thank you.
  • Thank you very much.
  • Many thanks.
  • Thank you very much indeed.
  • Thanks.
  • Thanks a lot.
  • Thanks a million
  • Cheers.
  • Cheers.

In General, People Thank Someone:

  • For gift (an expressions of thanks, a compliment on the gift, a question relating to the gift)
  • For favors (doing something for another person that the doer had no obligation to do)
  • For an offer of help
  • For a compliment and a wish of success
  • When asked about their health
  • For an invitation
  • When leaving a party or social gathering
  • For services, such as being waited in a store

Expressing thanks for failed attempt:

  • Thank you for trying.
  • I appreciate your help anyway.
  • Thank you very much for your effort.
  • Thanks, anyway.
  • Thanks a lot for trying, at least.
  • I’m sorry it didn’t work out.
  • Perhaps you’ll have better luck next time.
  • Sorry it didn’t work out.
  • Sure. Too bad it didn’t work.

Posted on April 19, 2012, in EXPRESSION of THANKING, KINDS OF EXPRESSION. Bookmark the permalink. Tinggalkan komentar.

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