- Writing a letter
- 1. The sender’s postal address goes in the top right hand corner. 2. The recipient’s postal address is written to the left and slightly below this with the date underneath.
- 3. A letter then opens with the greeting
- 4.The initial paragraph usually outlines the overall aim of the letter, and the conclusion summarises the main points.
- In a formal letter, the convention is to use Standard English. The tone of your letter will vary depending on your purpose.