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The most common way to express gratitude in English is to say "Thank you." "Thanks" is an abbreviated form of "Thank you." Gratitude can be expressed in many other ways in English. Depending on the situation, the level o... More »

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Some common phrases for expressing gratitude are "Thank you," "Thank you very much," "Thanks," "I owe you one," and "Thanks so much." These are all fairly common spoken ways of expressing gratitude in the English languag... More »

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To write a letter of gratitude to someone who helped you, begin with a greeting and an expression of thanks. List in detail the things the person did to help, offer specifics as to how the person's help benefited you, an... More »

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Author Brian Tracy said, "Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current sit... More »

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Some witty short sayings are: "Doesn't expecting the unexpected make the unexpected expected?" "Whoever said that nothing was impossible never tried slamming a revolving door" and "Man is the only being who cuts trees, m... More »

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One example of a traditional southern saying is "speckled pup in a red wagon," which is a way to refer to something that is cute. Another example is "argue with a fence post," which is a reference to stubbornness. More »

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Sayings, or idioms, can be defined online, by a knowledgeable person or an online search. Additionally, you can look them up in a book, such as "Webster's American Idioms Handbook." More »

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