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A thank-you email

Learn how to write a thank-you email.

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

Reading text


  1. Start with Hi if it is an informal email to someone you know.
  2. The email can have three main paragraphs:
    • the reason for writing (= to say thank you)
    • the main point (= more details or examples)
    • a wish or offer for the future.
  3. Use emojis (e.g. smiley) or emoticons (e.g. :) ) to show you’re joking.
  4. You can say See you soon / See you next year if you hope to meet again.
  5. Use a closing phrase like Keep in touch, Write soon, Speak soon or Take care.



Language level

Beginner: A1


Yes, it's my dream, I would like to stay with a host family in England for improving my English a lot.

Yes, I would love to live with a host family in a foreign country.

OMG that will be great! I love the idea to be some weeks in a foreing country with a family and spend time with them and learn about that country culture. One of my dreams is to be a culinary tourist and travel around the world teasting the flavor of each country!

I would like to stay with my friend and her family in Australia. That will be amazing holiday in next year I would have been planning. I miss her so much and I hope meeting her and her family as soon as possible.

I was fortunate enough to visit Ireland and to stay with the most amazing family , it was the best experience ever , the best way to learn the culture and language and to meet local people

I would like to stay with a host family in new country. Because il's the best way to discover their culture, their cuisine and also to learn their language. So in my holidays, i prefer renting a room on the site Airbnb rather than booking a hotel . I pay a cheaper price and i feel at home. Elsewhere, on the other hand, i have many exchanges with hosts (language, culture, cuisine). Several years ago, i invited my 2 classmates of my Master to stay at my house in Vietnam. i think that they had lots of good experiences with us

I would like to stay with a host family in new country like England. I can improve my new language skills near host family Such as speaking skill. I may closely learn their culture and traditional foods. I think I learn new language so quickly with them.

I would like to stay with a host family in a new country. It can be a good opportunity to meet people from different culture.

I have never stayed with a host family before, I just ever thought about it, because i am a shy people and i always fear talking to new people ... But it is a good idea to improve my english better. It is nice too to meet new culture and new food, that why i will try it, when i have the chance.

Yes, I would love to stay with a host family and I would really happy if they share their culture, cuisine, language with me.