Writing formal and informal letters:

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INFORMAL LETTERS/EMAILS

This infographic from Cork English Teacher lists a variety of useful expressions to use in informal letters or emails:

WTG informal letter to friend

Practice informal letter writing with these exercises and links:

INFORMAL LETTER CORRECTION

informal letter fill in blank

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FORMAL LETTERS

This next infographic from Cork English Teacher lists a variety of useful expressions to use in formal letters, especially job application letters:

wtg formal letter cover letter.png

Practice using formal expressions with this link to a series of exercises from Flo-Joe:

FORMAL LETTER EXERCISES

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FORMAL VS INFORMAL LANGUAGE IN LETTERS

This EngVid video gives a clear explanation of informal versus formal language and style in letter writing:

Practice recognising formal vs informal letter expressions with these exercises:

FORMAL VS FORMAL QUIZ 1

FORMAL VS INFORMAL QUIZ 2

FORMAL VS INFORMAL QUIZ 3

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