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    Never mind

    Hi!
    I know some occasions in which "never mind" is said in response. but i was wondering if someone can say it in this context: -thank you for the ride. - never mind.
    i think "you're welcome" or "don't mention it" are more appropriate. what do you think?

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    Re: Never mind

    Yes you are right.The other options are better alternatives.

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    Cool Re: Never mind

    I don't think "don't mention it" is appropriate either, since he just affored help & you did not do him a favor.
    Thanks for the ride. --> Response: Don't mention it!

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    Re: Never mind

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Hi!
    I know some occasions in which "never mind" is said in response. but i was wondering if someone can say it in this context: -thank you for the ride. - never mind.
    i think "you're welcome" or "don't mention it" are more appropriate. what do you think?
    "You're welcome" and "Don't mention it" are correct.

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    Re: Never mind

    'Never mind' is normally said when someone apologises for doing something (or at least looks apologetic or ashamed):

    A 'I'm awfully sorry; my hand slipped and the vase ...' B 'Never mind; I didn't like it anyway.' (Apology)

    or

    A 'I shouldn't have done that. I'm sorry.' B 'Never mind - just don't do it again.' (Shame)

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