Thank You In Spanish

This free audio lesson will provide you with some very useful words and phrases to say 'thank you' in Spanish; along with it, it'll also show you some other helpful phrases like 'you're welcome', 'excuse me' and 'please', so you can use them in different situations with confidence.

When we were children we were taught to say the 'magic words': 'please', 'thank you' and 'you're welcome'.

So let's start this lesson as if you were requesting something from someone. Here are some useful phrases. Please notice that there may be small variations in the way we address someone; if they are people we know (family, friends, people around your age), you can use the familiar/casual way of ''; if they are people you don't know, or elderly people, or someone with an authority position, you use 'usted'. Here are some examples:

And some variations of 'por favor' that you may hear are:

Ways to say Thank You in Spanish

Now, let's say that the action has taken place and you are grateful to the person or people that helped you; here are some general ways to say 'thank you':

Casual ways to say Thank You:

Formal ways to say Thank You:

What if it was you the one who helped? Here are some ways to say 'You're welcome!':

Being polite in Latin America (or anywhere else) is very important and you will see that people are more responsive towards you when you show them your good manners.

I do hope you found this lesson helpful as well! You can now go out there and put them into practice!

¡Nos vemos!
Mauricio Evlampieff
Rocket Spanish


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