Personal letter writing format. So after studying the literally dozens of letter writing formats out there i developed a couple of my own letter writing standard formats. Your home address and continued. Format for a friendly or personal letter the following picture shows what a one page friendly or personal letter should look like. But receiving a long newsy letter is still a treat and there are times when nothing but a mailed letter will do.
Letter writing rules business letters. Whether handwritten printed or typed the standard letter format hasnt changed. There are two common business letter formats the popular one is the block format which is easier to use and there is no indentation. Ask the children to put their hands up if they have ever received a personal letter.
One for personal letters and one for business letters a third one for business memos as well. With all the new technology of today the golden age of handwritten letters may be past. The online writing lab owl at purdue university houses writing resources and instructional material and we provide these as a free service of the writing lab at purdue. Students often voluntarily leave school for personal medical or financial reasons.
We have a great deal of experience with formal letter writing and as such are able to offer a great value service. The horizontal lines represent lines of type. Use the above themes to encourage the children to discuss letter writing. Folding a standard letter.
Use a readmission letter sample as a writing guide for your own letter.