Test Your Writing Skills
Writing Informal and Formal Letters
We write informal letters to friends, family members and people that we know well, for example, a letter to an old school friend.
We write formal letters to people that we don’t know well, for example, a letter to the local council to enquire about childcare facilities.
Say whether the following phrases come from informal or formal letters. Write either ‘informal’ or ‘formal’ next to each one: