Special markings in business letters
(Specifics about special markings and endorsement)
Table of contents – special markings
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How are special markings used in English business letters?
Special markings such as delivery information or handling notes do not have a fixed rule regarding their position in a business letter. However, the remark is usually placed above the recipient’s address together with a blank line so that it can still be read in the window of the envelope.
The most common endorsements and markings
|Hold for arrival
|Express delivery; Special delivery (American English)
|If undelivered, please return to … (sender)
|Please forward; To be forwarded
|Poste Restante (British English); To be called for
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