How to Write a Letter: Informal and Formal English

Writing style is the manner of expressing thought in language characteristic of an individual, period, school, or nation… Learn how to write a letter in formal and informal ways.

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How to Write A Letter in English

Informal Letter

Rules for writing Informal letters:

  • Write your full name and address even if it is an informal letter.
  • Divide your letter in small paragraphs.
  • Keep your writing simple.
  • Make a good choice of words especially if you are writing an apology letter or a letter to express your condolences in case of a death.
  • Most people close the letter with phrases like ‘Yours affectionately/With love/All the best/Take care’ etc.

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Formal Letter

Rules for writing Formal letters:

Let us understand a few ground rules while writing formal letters:

  • You need to write your full name, address and date before you begin the letter
  • Address the person you are writing the letter to with correct name and designation.
  • It is always advisable to start the letter with ‘Respected Sir/Madam’ or ‘Dear Sir/Madam’ and then mention the name and the address.
  • Before beginning to write the letter you must state the purpose of the letter in one line titled ‘Subject’.
  • Your letter should be very crisp giving out only that information which is required.

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Mahendra raj giri
Mahendra raj giri
3 years ago

Its very helpful to improve the skill of writing letter . May i know the ideas about the use of connective .

Ayan
Ayan
3 years ago

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Tagu markus
Tagu markus
3 years ago

It’s useful for me to increase my insight about writing letters

Ann
Ann
1 year ago
Reply to  Tagu markus

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Sunil kumat
3 years ago

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its ya girl lil tay
3 years ago

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Ahmed Elhussien Awadalla
Ahmed Elhussien Awadalla
3 years ago

very useful course for the improving the skills of writing lettersd

Deepak Kumar singh
Deepak Kumar singh
3 years ago

How to write informal letter

Kim
Kim
1 year ago

I can’t believe you do not know what an informal letter means . I will give you a hand .

Manish
Manish
2 years ago

Awesome!! 😲👌

Joy
Joy
2 years ago

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Okorie Emmanuel
Okorie Emmanuel
2 years ago

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Sudath
Sudath
2 years ago

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Ernest kalegha
Ernest kalegha
2 years ago

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hazam
hazam
2 years ago

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Ann smith
Ann smith
1 year ago

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ambesh sharma
ambesh sharma
1 year ago

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Kim
Kim
1 year ago

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Jiya
Jiya
1 year ago

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Mayachar
Mayachar
1 year ago

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Johnson
Johnson
1 year ago

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B. Vedika
B. Vedika
1 year ago

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Mohammed Abdulrahaman
Mohammed Abdulrahaman
1 year ago

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Glisten
Glisten
1 year ago

Very useful thank you

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Harsh
11 months ago
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Abraham saidi
Abraham saidi
1 year ago

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Ashean
Ashean
11 months ago

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epic
11 months ago

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Kedy
8 months ago

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huhu
6 months ago

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huhu
6 months ago

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James
James
6 months ago

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Elisea Silva
Elisea Silva
5 months ago

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Morteza
Morteza
4 months ago

Thanks men for sharing the infromation for writing a best letter for different position .

Ruth Joshua
Ruth Joshua
1 month ago

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Your Father
Your Father
1 month ago

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