23/06/16 Greetings

e-lesson

When meeting people (formal):
Good morning/ afternoon/ evening.
When meeting people (informal):
Hello.             Hi. (very informal)

When leaving people:
Good morning/ afternoon/ evening / night. (formal)
Goodbye. (less formal)                 Bye. (informal)
Bye-bye. (often used to and by children)          Cheerio.
See you. (informal) See you later/ tomorrow/ next week/ etc. (informal)
Cheers. (informal – British only)             Take care. (informal)
It was nice to meet you.
Note that Goodnight is used only when leaving people, not when meeting them.