Miscellaneous

Would appreciate if or would appreciate if?

Would appreciate if or would appreciate if?

Kardi Kho: ‘appreciate’ in this context is a transitive verb. The correct sentence is ‘We would appreciate IT if…’ Explanation: The verb ‘appreciate’ when used to mean to be grateful for something is a transitive verb.

How do you say I would really appreciate it?

“I would really appreciate it” is a complete sentence. So is “I would really appreciate some help” or “I would really appreciate it if you would help me.” The adjective form of appreciate is “appreciative”, so if you want you could say “I would be really appreciative.”

What is the meaning of I would appreciate if you could?

Definition of would appreciate it —used to make a polite request I would appreciate it if you would tell your father to call me. —sometimes used sarcastically I would appreciate it if you’d mind your own business!

Is it polite to say I would appreciate?

The expression, ‘I would appreciate’ is super polite; and using another modal like could is highly recommended.

Would you be grateful if you could?

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English. I would be grateful if you could/would formalASK FOR something/ASK somebody TO DO something used to make a request I would be most grateful if you could send me an invoice in due course.

Is it I would appreciate it or I will appreciate it?

Using “would” rather than “will” is more colloquial in English. You appreciate something, which is what grammarians call a transitive verb. So I will appreciate it / I would appreciate it if you … Normally “if” means there is a condition to my appreciation and the normal form used with a condition is “would”.

Will appreciate would appreciate?

The difference between “I will appreciate it” and “I would appreciate it”: Use “would” because this action is a possibility expressed in polite way. Use “will” because he hasn’t considered my application and I am expressing my preference.

Would appreciate or appreciate it?

Would appreciate if you could respond?

If something is urgent, use the following expressions: “As this matter is urgent, I would appreciate a reply as soon as possible.” “I would be grateful for your prompt reply.” “I look forward to hearing from you as soon as possible.”

Should you be grateful if you could or would?

‘Could’ is a common polite response here, just as ‘would’ is. As the teacher says, it’s correct to say either “could” or “would”; it’s the “should” that puts me off. My ex husband is English. He was forever writing business letters saying, “I should be grateful if you would…”.