“Congrats” vs “Congrates”


How many times have you seen people write “congrates!” when they congratulate someone? This is quite a common mistake among Malaysians, particularly spotted in social media.

When you congratulate someone, you can say “congratulations” or “congrats”, which is the correct abbreviation for informal situations.

It’s never “congrates” . We have no idea how the letter “e” found its way there.

Glad we got that out of the way.
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