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be my guest

This page is about the conversational phrase be my guest


You can say this instead of "yes" if someone asks you for permission to do something.

For example

  • "May I use your bathroom?"
    "Be my guest. It's just in there."

  • "I'm running late, so do you mind if I go first?"
    "Be my guest."

Quick Quiz

I said, "Be my guest." Someone had said

a. "Would you mind helping me?"

b. "Do you mind if sit here?"

c. "Sit down, if you don't mind."

Contributor: Matt Errey