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if it's all the same to you

This page is about the conversational phrase if it's all the same to you

Meaning

You can say this to make sure someone doesn't mind what you're suggesting, esp. if it's a change of plan.

For example

  • "Can we meet this afternoon?"
    "I'd rather meet tomorrow, if it's all the same to you."

  • "It'll be cheaper if we share a room."
    "I know, but if it's all the same to you, I'd prefer my own room."

Quick Quiz

Ian said, "Let's go by bus," and Lena said, "If it's all the same to you, I'd

a. like that very much."

b. love to go by bus."

c. rather go by train."

Contributor: Matt Errey