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    I hope this/that/it helps.

    After you answer a student's question, you might say:

    I hope this helps.
    I hope that helps.
    I hope it helps.

    Are all the above three options good English?

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    Re: I hope this/that/it helps.

    Quote Originally Posted by LiuJing View Post
    After you answer a student's question, you might say:

    I hope this helps.
    I hope that helps.
    I hope it helps.

    Are all the above three options good English?
    I'd say "I hope it helps".

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