Learn how to accept or reject invitations politely
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“Thanks for the invite” is a casual way to thank friends and family members for inviting you to an event. We’ll explain when and how to use this phrase, plus provide more formal alternatives for professional or workplace invitations. With this guide, you’ll learn how to express appreciation and accept or decline invitations gracefully.
- “Thanks for the invite” is an informal response to thank someone for inviting you to an event.
- Follow up with another sentence to confirm whether you can attend the event, such as “I’d love to go” or “Unfortunately, I have to pass.”
- Alternatively, use the phrases “Thank you for the invitation” or “I appreciate the invitation” to express gratitude in formal and professional settings.