Expressions of Compliment in English

1) You friend is wearing a new suit.

Expressions for compliment examples:

  • Nice suit!

  • Pretty spiffy! What's the occasion?

  • You look nice.

  • I love your suit - is it new?___ 

2) Your friend has had a new hairdo.

Expressions for compliment examples:

  • I like your hair.

  • That length looks good on you.

  • You've had your hair done! Looks good! 

  • You've had your hair done. It looks great

3) You are visiting your friend’s house / flat for the first time.

Expressions for compliment examples:

  • You have a very nice place here.

  • Wow! You did a great job decorating your house!

  • I really like your house/flat

  • What a beautiful house! 

4) Your friend has played the piano for you.

Expressions for compliment examples:

  • That was wonderful.

  • That was fantastic. You must have studied music for a long time.

  • That was brilliant. You're so clever.

  • That was fantastic - you're so talented!

5) Your friend has made an interesting public talk.

Expressions for compliment examples:

  • That was very interesting, and you did it very well.

  • I didn't realize you knew so much about lasers! That was great!

  • That was so interesting, well done!

  • Well done - you did really well.

6) Your friend has helped you to solve a complicated problem (has repaired your car/bike)

Expressions for compliment examples:

  • That was a big help. Thank you.

  • I can't believe it! I wouldn't have known where to start, and you just acted like it was nothing!

  • I'm so glad you were here. Thanks for helping

  • Thank you so much - I really appreciate it. You're a star! 

Source: englishforums[.]com

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