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    Default Writing a formal letter in someone else's name

    How should I begin a letter if I'm writing a formal letter to find out something for someone else's application

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    Default Re: Writing a formal letter in someone else's name

    Dear ...

    I am writing on behalf of ....(person) to ...(purpose)

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    Smile Re: Writing a formal letter in someone else's name

    Or you may want to introduce yourself first [name, address, etc]. Then..

    I am writing this letter [or correspondence] upon [friend's name] request/suggestion...

    Or as the other poster had written.. In behalf of [friend's name], I am writing this letter to..

    But don't forget to introduce yourself first to add validity and strength to your letter.

    Hope this helps..

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