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Responding to Thanks


How to respond to thanks

You can use different expressions or phrases to respond to thanks and show that you are happy to help. Being polite in your response depends on how you say these expressions. The sincerity of your response is conveyed very much more in the tone of your voice, the body language and the facial expression.

Ways to accept thanks

  • you’re welcome
  • don’t mention
  • (it’s) my pleasure
  • it’s nothing
  • think nothing of it
  • I'm glad/happy I could help
  • it’s no bother
  • it’s/that’s all right
  • it’s/that’s ok
  • no problem
  • not at all
  • of course
  • anytime
  • sure

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