One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the staff are friendly and helpful’
obliging, eager to help, eager to please, friendly, pleasant, kind, accommodating, considerate, thoughtful, supportive, cooperative, sympathetic, caring, hospitable, neighbourly, charitable, benevolent, beneficent
2‘we find it very helpful to receive comments’
useful, of use, of service, of benefit, beneficial, valuable, profitable, fruitful, advantageous, worthwhile, productive, constructive, practical
3‘we recommend this helpful new power tool’
handy, useful, convenient, practical, easy-to-use, well-designed, user-friendly, user-oriented, functional, serviceable, utilitarian
informal neat, nifty
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