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    how to say - Many Thanks in advance or Many Thanks In Advance

    Which one is correct below,

    Many Thanks in advance

    Many Thanks In Advance

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    Re: how to say - Many Thanks in advance or Many Thanks In Advance

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    None of those are common. Why don't you just say "I'd really appreciate it if......"

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    Re: how to say - Many Thanks in advance or Many Thanks In Advance

    Quote Originally Posted by english_learn View Post
    Which one is correct below,

    Many Thanks in advance

    Many Thanks In Advance

    Is this the closing of a message?

    Irregardless, I think you have married two common phrases, "Many thanks." and "Thanks in advance." There's nothing wrong with this, but it is a little awkward, and there is no need to capitalize "thanks" or "advance".

    If you want to give emphasis to "Thanks in advance.", you could simply add an exclamation point.

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    Re: how to say - Many Thanks in advance or Many Thanks In Advance

    Irregardless

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    Re: how to say - Many Thanks in advance or Many Thanks In Advance

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    Irregardless
    Whilst I agree with you entirely about its usage, while in Madrid recently I was pointed in the direction of this:

    Irregardless - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster Dictionary

    The final sentence is the important one, of course.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: how to say - Many Thanks in advance or Many Thanks In Advance

    I don't have much of a problem with "Many thanks in advance" as long as only the first word is capitalised and it ends with a full stop. It's not a standard ending but there's nothing wrong with it grammatically. Personally, I don't thank people in advance for anything, just in case they don't do it!
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: how to say - Many Thanks in advance or Many Thanks In Advance

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Whilst I agree with you entirely about its usage, while in Madrid recently I was pointed in the direction of this:

    Irregardless - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster Dictionary

    The final sentence is the important one, of course.
    Exactly. " Its reputation has not risen over the years, and it is still a long way from general acceptance. Use regardless instead."

    Learners may hear some native speakers saying it, but I recommend that they (the learners) do not use it.

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    Re: how to say - Many Thanks in advance or Many Thanks In Advance

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    Irregardless
    Ok, you got me. I was being pedantic and it backfired on me.

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    Re: how to say - Many Thanks in advance or Many Thanks In Advance

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    Ok, you got me. I was being pedantic and it backfired on me.
    Don't worry about it. I have lost count of the number of times I've slipped up.

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    Re: how to say - Many Thanks in advance or Many Thanks In Advance

    Hello all.

    I have written as below in my email signature


    Many Thanks

    KindRegards

    Is it correctly written?

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