Which is correct:
"That sounds great" or "that's sound great"?

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That sounds great

This phrase is correct and commonly used in English.

This phrase is used to express approval or agreement with something.

Examples:

  • A: Do you want to go to the movies tonight? B: That sounds great!
  • I just got a promotion at work. That sounds great!
  • Let's have pizza for dinner. That sounds great to me!

Alternatives:

  • that sounds amazing
  • that sounds fantastic
  • that sounds perfect
  • that sounds excellent
  • that sounds wonderful

that's sound great

This phrase is correct, but less commonly used in English.

This phrase is used in a more informal or colloquial setting to express approval or agreement with something.

Examples:

  • A: Do you want to come to the party? B: Yeah, that's sound great!
  • Let's go to the beach tomorrow. That's sound great!
  • We should go on a road trip. That's sound great to me!

Alternatives:

  • that's awesome
  • that's amazing
  • that's fantastic
  • that's perfect
  • that's excellent
Both phrases are correct, but they are used in different contexts. 'That sounds great' is the more common and natural phrase to use when expressing approval or agreement with something. On the other hand, 'That's sound great' is less common and might be used in a more informal or colloquial setting.

Last updated: February 16, 2024

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