Pay Raise & Bonus Bonus Merry Christmas! This is a Christmas bonus for you. Merry Christmas! Thank you very much. pay raise Congratulations on your pay raise. Thank you. It was unexpected. You deserve it. Your hard work paid off. ask for a pay raise = ask to raise the pay Tom, I would like to ask for a pay raise. How much did you want? You know the situation of the company. Let me think about it. be awarded a pay raise for ... Rose succeeded in the project. I heard that she was awarded a pay raise for the project. She is really very excellent. merit increase What do you mean by merit increase? Merit increase is the annual raise based on your performance.