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what does 'heaps' mean? I helped co-worker, and she sent me the email that saying 'Thanks for your heaps'. what does 'heaps' mean? I know that menas 'thanks for your help' in the context, but I confused it is right or not. Please let me know the exact mening. Thanks in advance :)
Nov 6, 2012 4:55 AM
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I think that the email should have read "Thanks heaps for your help" Heaps = a lot. so Thanks a lot for your help.
November 6, 2012
I agree with Michael. I think this is a typically Australian use, where ''heaps'' is used to mean ''a lot'' or even ''very'' (eg. The party was heaps good. There were heaps of people there.)
November 6, 2012
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