Friendly letters have five parts:
- The Heading: The heading
can include your address and the date. In casual, friendly letters your
address is not necessary.
- The Salutation (greeting): This
usually begins with Dear_________. The blank is for the name of the person
you are writing. After you write the person's name you put a comma ( , ) .
- The Body: The body of the
letter is the information you are writing in your letter.
- The Closing: In the
closing the first word is capitalized and you put a comma after the last
Some examples of closings are:
- Your friend,
- Very truly yours,
5. Your Signature: This is
your name. It goes under the closing