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In this lesson, we will show you common phrases people use when thanking and responding to thanks.
Mark: Hey, Kate. How are you now?
Kate: I’m feeling better, Mark. Thanks for asking.
Mark: I called your place and your mom told me you got the flu.
Kate: Yeah, I did.
Mark: I told Ms. Lucy about it and she said she’ll let you take the tests later on.
Kate: Thanks a lot Mark.
Mark: Don’t mention it. And here is the list of topics which were covered last week.
Kate: Thank you so much. You’re a great friend.
Kate: Hey Shawn, can I ask you for a favor?
Shawn: Sure Kate, what is it?
Kate: I have to finish this report but I don’t think I’ll be able to finish it on time.
Shawn: Don’t worry. I’ll help you out.
Kate: Thanks, Shawn.
Shawn: No sweat. You helped me last month so I’m returning the favor now.
Kate: Thanks a lot. You’re a lifesaver.
Shawn: You’re welcome.
Mark: Hello Nathan. Can I talk to Mary?
Nathan: Hello Mark. Mary told me how you helped her out the other day.
Mark: Oh! It was nothing, man. I am glad I could help.
Nathan: But thank you very much. You took a lot of pressure off her.
Mark: You’re welcome. But it really wasn’t such a big deal.
Nathan: You should join us for lunch this weekend.
Mark: Thank you for inviting me. Of course I'll come.
Shawn: Nathan, I gotta go now.
Nathan: But the party’s just started, Shawn.
Shawn: I know. But I have to get up very early tomorrow. Thanks a lot for this amazing party.
Nathan: You’re welcome. I may throw another one next week.
Shawn: That would be great. Your parties are famous all around the campus.
Nathan: Make sure you are free next Sunday.
Shawn: I will. Thanks again, man. See you tomorrow.