The parents of your Australian friend Chris have invited you to a surprise birthday party for him. Write a letter to Chris's parents. In your letter: • Say why you think Chris will enjoy the surprise party • Explain why you will not be able to attend the party • give details of a plan to see Chris at a different time Write at least 150 words
I hope everything is going well for you and
Chris. My apologies for the lack of communication, but I hope
thisletter makes up for it. I think it's a fantastic idea to surprise
Chriswith a birthday celebration. He enjoys unexpected happenings and gifts, as I recall. I am confident that he will evaluate your suggestion and have only positive feelings about
thisparty. Unfortunately, I will be unable to attend your celebration
due tomy final university exams. It is critical for me to pass those with flying colours, so I am cramming every day. I believe
Chrisand I will be on vacation throughout the summer, so if you don't mind, I would like to visit you and
Chrisduring that time.
Furthermore, my parents would like to invite you to our new home for supper and spend time together enjoying the stunning landscape on our terrace.
Moreover, my parents would like to invite you to our new house to have dinner there and spend time together on our terrace.
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Depending on the style and aim of the letter, you will need to adapt your greeting.
Always start an informal letter in the ways:
- Dear + name
- Hi / Hello + name
‘Dear...’ is more appropriate, so stick with this.
For a formal letter there are two options for the greeting:
- Use Dear Sir or Madam if you don’t know the name of the person you are writing to.
- Use Dear + surname if you do know their name, e.g. Dear Mr Smith or Dear Mrs Jones.