A sample business letter in British English
(Example of elements of a British English business letter)
Table of contents – British English business letter
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What could a common British business letter look like?
|Letterhead||Steel Industries Ltd.
34 Worlington Street, London ST 7UR
Tel.no.: +44 (0)837 200 70 30, Fax no.: +44 (0)837 200 70 40, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Date||22 December 2015|
|Special markings||Registered mail|
|Inside address||Wink & Wolly Inc.
Mr Steven Barker
7566 Mountain Ave., Suite 423
San Jose, CA 95446
|Salutation||Dear Mr Barker|
|Subject line||Your enquiry of 30 November 2015|
|Body of the letter||Thank you very much for showing your trust in our company. It will probably take a few days until our specialists have prepared the necessary data. Furthermore, we still need to know more details about the equipment you require.
Additionally, we would like to ask you to fill in the form which you will find enclosed. Please return it to us by fax. As soon as this information is available, we will send you our quotation.
We look forward to hearing from you soon.
|Complimentary close||Yours sincerely|
|Company||Steel Industries Ltd.|
|Printed/written name||Sally Jameson|
|Carbon copy||Cc Mr Robert McGillan|