Results 1 to 3 of 3

    • Join Date: Aug 2006
    • Posts: 10
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #1

    "Thank you" or "Thank you for your attention"?

    Dear Teachers,

    I have a question about the presentation issue. In general, we are used to put a page with "Thank you for your attention" in the end page of presentation slides. Today, one of my friends told me it is not right. He said "Thank you" is better than "Thank you for your attention".
    Could you please tell me if he is right? and why?

    Sincerely,

    Jeff

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • UK
      • Current Location:
      • Japan

    • Join Date: Nov 2002
    • Posts: 47,017
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2

    Re: "Thank you" or "Thank you for your attention"?

    I don't think there's a ruloe that says it's not right. There are plenty of presentations on the net that use it:
    "Thank you for your attention" presentation - Google Search

  1. BobK's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • UK
      • Current Location:
      • UK

    • Join Date: Jul 2006
    • Posts: 15,879
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #3

    Re: "Thank you" or "Thank you for your attention"?

    Quote Originally Posted by piangel View Post
    Dear Teachers,
    I have a question about the presentation issue. In general, we are used to put a page with "Thank you for your attention" in the end page of presentation slides. Today, one of my friends told me it is not right. He said "Thank you" is better than "Thank you for your attention".
    Could you please tell me if he is right? and why?
    Sincerely,
    Jeff
    Your friend may just think it's a little formal; but as Tdol says, it's not wrong.

    b

Similar Threads

  1. In reply to "Thank you"
    By Anonymous in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 12-May-2003, 18:13

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •