An email to congratulate a colleague

An email to congratulate a colleague

Learn how to write an email to congratulate a colleague.

Do the preparation task first. Then read the text and tips and do the exercises.


Reading text

To: Jon
From: Sue
Subject: Great presentation!

Hi Jon

I'm just writing to say well done on your presentation this morning. It was not an easy task and I'm glad it went well.

You were well prepared. The content was relevant and easy to follow. You also thought about the questions people would have. I think they were impressed! I'm sure everyone feels happier about the new system now.

If you have time, please could you listen to my presentation for next week?

See you later


  1. Write a clear subject line.
  2. It's OK to start with Hi for an informal or friendly email.
  3. Start with your reason for writing:
    I'm just writing to say …
  4. Give specific feedback about things that went well:
    The content was relevant and interesting …
    It was easy to follow …
    … you thought about the questions people would have.
  5. Say what effect their work has had:
    I think they were impressed!
    I'm sure everyone feels happier about the new system now.
  6. You can finish with See you later or Speak soon.


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Submitted by Mai Khin Nway Shein on Mon, 27/07/2020 - 11:02

I am congratulate my friend who lives near my room. She got a scholarship for KOICA. I am very impressed and proud for her. If we have some free time, I would ask some ideas for my turn and I want to know about her experience.

Submitted by Miss Elogne on Tue, 21/07/2020 - 23:54

It is very important to congratulate a colleague who has done well and learn from him or her

Submitted by Allate on Tue, 21/07/2020 - 22:44

I do congratulate my colleagues on many occasions. When I have the opportunity to observe my colleague in his class, I congratulate him or her on the quality of the lesson. If my colleague did well, I do not hesitate to congratulate him, because for sure I learn something from every lesson I observe and we share ideas.

Submitted by Papis on Tue, 21/07/2020 - 19:00

Of Course I do congratulate colleagues for their work they have done. It's important to get feedback from colleagues and to know their appreciation for improving our professionnal development.

Submitted by Birane on Tue, 21/07/2020 - 12:59

These tasks are relevant. Thank you

Submitted by Saamongo on Tue, 21/07/2020 - 12:26

Hello Kali, I would like to tell that you deserve it and you master the topic about the presentation of Inplementing classroom action research, Congratulation! You did it Well last time and i discovered many things. The content was clear. We were pleased with your cascade training. If you don't mind, I'd like you to give me a hand on how to zoom in through power point. See you later Rigo.

Submitted by Dousambou on Tue, 21/07/2020 - 10:40

To: Amy From: Dousambou Subject: Wonderful présentation Hi Amy, I'm just writing to say that your yesterday presentation was successful. It was a tough task but you did well. The guideline, the content, all of this was relevant and easy to follow. I thought the audience loved it so much. Would you mind helping with mine next month? Thank you. Let's talk soon. Dousambou

Submitted by abdul rasheed on Wed, 15/07/2020 - 07:08

write an email to your colleague congratulating him on the success of his grand project .hesuccessfully got the highest revenue project on board and completed it within the timeline. minimum of 70 words pleas help with me anyone

Submitted by sakura on Mon, 13/07/2020 - 06:32

I do. Because It is polite to say thank you when you hear a good presentation.And by blessing the other person, you can please the other person.I am very happy if I am praised in the opposite position. The compliment of the presentations given over time appreciates the efforts made up to that point. It's also good for me to get feedback on what's good and what's bad. Because it will be greatly involved in the preparation for the next presentation. I feel that it is important to first incorporate the opinions of others in order to make a better presentation or presentation. So, if I have the opportunity to give my opinion to the other person's presentation, I will tell them everything I think. There is definitely time for feedback on individual and group presentations at the university. I never had such a class until I became a college student. This type of lesson is very exciting and you can learn how the other person feels, so it will be a great learning experience. There is time for feedback, so you can spell out your thoughts on the paper or even say on the spot. In terms of society, there are many people who give their opinions on the spot. I think that presentations and other announcements will continue in the future, so I think it will be worthwhile to gain strength from now on. And, celebrating someone can praise the other person's hard work, and at the same time improve the other person's future presentation.

Submitted by Ronake on Wed, 01/07/2020 - 22:48

I'm writing to say well done in your defense theses. It was a really important problem, to researched about it. Everyone was so satisfied with your explanation and your result. The hypotheses were treated well, and the program that you used to find the results were correct. You used an advanced program, to get the results. I would like to ask you, could you teach me how to use it, when you have free time. Your parents were so proud of you. Wish you the best and success in the future.