Printable Handout: Formal Language

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Instructions: Which is more formal?

Q1 - If I ____ you.....
was
were
Q2 - I would be grateful if you ____ send me the cheque without further delay.
would
could
Q3 - I am available for interview ____.
at any time
at your convenience
Q4 - I look forward to an answer___.
soon
as soon as possible
at your earliest convenice
ASAP
Q5 - ____, I look forward to hearing from you.
Thanks
Thank you
Thanking you in advance
Q6 - Dear _____,
Dear Mr John
Dear Mr John Jacobs
Dear Mr Jacobs
Q7 - It is ____ good.
very
really
Q8 - ____ we forget.
Lest
In case

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