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    Business Letter

    How do I sign my manager's name during his absence?

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    Re: Business Letter

    Hello Pdonn, welcome to Using English!

    If I'm your PA, and you're out of the office, I sign the letter for you and put p.p. before my name, i.e.


    Yours sincerely

    p.p. MrP

    Pdonn1

    p.p. stands for the Latin phrase "per procurationem", which means 'by/through the agency of'.

    All the best,

    MrP

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