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Ways of saying yes



used for telling someone that what they have said or asked is true or correct



used for emphasizing that you mean “yes”

of course


used for saying “yes” very definitely, in answer to a question



used for saying yes or for agreeing to something



used for saying “yes,” especially when that would be most people’s answer

that’s right

used instead of “yes” as an answer to a question or statement

I don’t mind if I do

a polite and humorous way of accepting something that is being offered to you

by all means

used for politely agreeing with someone, giving permission, or saying “yes”

you’re on

used for saying “yes” when someone has invited you to compete or do something difficult or dangerous

uh huh


used for writing the sound that people make when they agree with something, or when they say “yes” to a question


… a teaching method in which groups of children learn independently using a computer linked to the internet

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a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …

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