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    Default Hello, teachers, What is the difference between It's a pleasure and with pleasure?

    Hello, teachers, What is the difference between It's a pleasure and with pleasure?

    For example:

    A: Could you please give me a ride?
    B: Sure _______________.


    I think both are ok. But I think It's a pleasure is better. (just feeling)

    Thank you!
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    Default Re: Hello, teachers, What is the difference between It's a pleasure and with pleasure

    There's no difference.

    They both mean that you will be pleased to give him a ride.

    Although It'll be a pleasure might sound better.

    Rover

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    Default Re: Hello, teachers, What is the difference between It's a pleasure and with pleasure

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    There's no difference.

    They both mean that you will be pleased to give him a ride.

    Although It'll be a pleasure might sound better.

    Rover

    Thank you! Rover teacher!

    But the answer only two It's a pleasure. and with pleasure. Now you give me another answer It'll be a pleasure. So which one is the best? Thank you!

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    Default Re: Hello, teachers, What is the difference between It's a pleasure and with pleasure

    Quote Originally Posted by Harry12345 View Post
    Hello, teachers, What is the difference between It's a pleasure and with pleasure?

    For example:

    A: Could you please give me a ride?
    B: Sure _______________.


    I think both are ok. But I think It's a pleasure is better. (just feeling)

    Thank you!
    In answer to "Could you please give me a ride?" I would say:

    1) Sure, with pleasure.
    2) Sure, it would be a pleasure.

    I definitely wouldn't say "Sure, it's a pleasure". However, I might say "Sure, it's always a pleasure to have some company on a car journey."

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