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    good for you vs. bravo

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    As you know "good for you" and "bravo" have a meaning closer to I applaud your accomplishment. We say "good for you" or "Bravo" to someone who has done something well.
    Then which one is more used among you native English speakers?

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    Re: good for you vs. bravo

    Quote Originally Posted by sb70012 View Post
    Hello friends,

    As you know "good for you" and "bravo" have a meaning closer to I applaud your accomplishment. We say "good for you" or "Bravo" to someone who has done something well.
    Then which one is more used among you native English speakers?

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    In my opinion "good for you" is more common. There is also "good job".

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    Re: good for you vs. bravo

    Once a person told me that "Kudos to you" is also used.
    Is he right? Do you also use this ironically?

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    Re: good for you vs. bravo

    "Well done" is the most common term I've heard.

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    #5

    Re: good for you vs. bravo

    Quote Originally Posted by sb70012 View Post
    Once a person told me that "Kudos to you" is also used.
    Is he right? Do you also use this ironically?
    Yes, that expression is used. All of these expressions can be used ironically.

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