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    #1

    Thanks for helpful?

    Which is correct?

    1) Thanks for helpful
    2) Thanks for being helpful
    3) Thanks for helpfulness
    4) Thanks for the helpfulness

    Thank you in advance

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    #2

    Re: Thanks for helpful?

    Only #2 and #4 are possible, but #4 sounds unnatural.

    #3 could work with the addition of a possessive adjective - i.e. 'your helpfulness'. It still wouldn't be quite as natural as #2.
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    #3

    Re: Thanks for helpful?

    I think this is more common:

    Thanks for being so helpful.
    I am not a teacher.

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    #4

    Re: Thanks for helpful?

    I always say 'Thanks for your help'.

    GoodTaste, no sentence can be correct without a final punctuation mark.

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