How to Congratulate Someone in English [and Celebrate Good News]

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it's Annmarie with Speak Confident English.

This is exactly where you want to be every week to get the confidence you want

for your life and work in English.

What is the first thing you want to do or say when someone you love

gives you good news?

Like I just got a promotion.

I just got my dream job.

We just bought a house.

We're having a baby.

We're getting married.

Or what do you want to say?

When someone you love finishes a marathon after months of hard work and

training or finishes a stressful complex project at work

in all of those situations,

you want to congratulate someone,

all of us love those feel good moments when we can share in someone else's

happiness and excitement.

So how can you do that in English?

What can you say in addition to congratulations,

that is exactly what we're going to focus on in today's Confident English lesson