A Jacket Lost
In the playground, May12, a Jacket, green in colour and with a zipper in the collar lost, finder please return it to the owner, Krutch. Room 203, Dormitory 9.
NOTICE OF ENGAGEMENT
Mr. and Mrs. Holand Walshman have the honour to announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Lucy, to Mr. Samual Russell on Saturday, August 11, 20xx.
Thank you for your letter of 25th September.
As one of the largest dealers of garments, we are interested in ladies? dresses of all descriptions. We would be grateful if you would give us quotations per dozen of C.I.F. Vancouver for those items as listed on the separate sheet. In the meantime, we would like you to send us samples of the various materials of which the dresses are made.
We are given to understand that you are a state-owned enterprise and we have confidence in the quality of Chinese products. If your prices are moderate, we believe there is a promising market for the above-mentioned articles in our area.
We look forward to hearing from you soon.
Canadian Garment Co.Ltd.
Describing graphs Ex 4: Sample answer: (132words)
The share price of IBM and AOL showed a upward trend from June until the end of 1998.However, while AOL shares then continued to rise steadily over the next three months, the price of IBM shares fell slightly. By March 1999 both shares were worth about $100.
AOL shares then shot up, almost doubling in value within four weeks. They reached a high of $180 in mid-April before collapsing to just over $100 per share at the beginning of May. There was a slight recovery during that month however, despite this by June 1999 the price of AOL shares was once again about $100. In contrast, despite minor fluctuations, IBM shares made a steady recovery over the three month period, finishing at just over $100, almost equal to AOL.
The Importance of the World Expo
The World Expo is basically different from ordinary exhibitions for trade and economic promotion．It is the highest-class exhibition in the world．It aims to promote the exchange of ideas and development of the world’s economy，culture，science and technology, to allow exhibitors to publicize and display their achievements and to improve international relationships．Accordingly，the World Expo with its 150-year history is regarded as the Olympic Games of economy，science and technology．
The World Expo is a global event，huge in space and content. The Expo does not discriminate(歧视)against exhibitors on any basis，creating an opportunity for the host country to publicize itself and improve foreign relations．The exhibitors demonstrate their most distinctive，latest and most advanced products．The host city can also use the World Expo to accelerate municipal construction(市政建设)．During the World Expo，visitors from all over the world gather in the host country，which is advantageous for business and industry．It is such a large—scale international activity that countries compete vigorously against each other to win the host right．To date, a total of 24 cities in 13 countries have hosted the World Expo，including Britain，France，America，Germany，Belgium，Canada，Japan，Australia，Spain，Italy，Korea，Portugal and China．
After checking with all of our other stores in the area，I regret to inform you that I have been unable to locate another [item requested] for you.
If you would like me to place a special order， I would be most happy to do so. Normally， it takes between four to six weeks to receive merchandise ordered in this manner. If this is your desire， please call me at your convenience at [telephone and extension].
On behalf of [name of firm] I would like to thank you for shopping at our store and if there is any way that we can be of further assistance to you， please let us know.
日期的书写有以下两种模式：“12 June 1998”[日-月-年]或“June 12, 1998”[月-日-年]
·Dear Mr/Mrs/Miss/Ms Wang(表示写信人知道收信人的姓名和性别);
·Dear Sir或Dear Madam(表示写给一位有具体职衔的人，如Sales Manager,
·Dear Sir or Madam(表示写给一位有具体职衔而写信人又不知其性别的人);
·Dear Sirs (表示写给一家公司，没有明确的收信人)。
一般来说，书信和传真结尾敬辞都使用“Yours sincerely”或“Yours faithfully”。称呼为“Dear Mr/Mrs/Miss/Ms…”时结尾用“Yours sincerely”。称呼为“ Dear Sir/Sir or Madam/Sirs”时结尾则用“Yours faithfully”。
For precision Airconditioning Co (Pte) Ltd
Thank you for your kind letter regarding your exceptional treatment by one of our employees.
A copy of your letter has been forwarded to the personnel department and will be included in the employee's file. So seldom is it that a customer takes the time to write a letter of appreciation,that I feel moved to reward your initiative. Please accept the enclosed certificate,which,when presented,will entitle the bearer to a ten percent discount on the merchandise being purchased at that time.
This is but a small token of our appreciation of customers such as you,upon whose satisfaction we have been allowed to grow and prosper in this highly competitive marketplace. Again,on behalf of our entire organization, a heart-felt thank you.
Charm of intonation
Answering a phone in a clear and pleasant tone can show the speaker's professional demeanor and amiable personality.Although your partner can't see your face, your joy or irritation will come through your voice.When you call, your tone should be smooth, soft and serene. Then, if you can talk to each other with a smile, it will make your voice more friendly and enthusiastic.Never chew gum or eat while you're on the phone.
Decent questions and answers
The call should be answered immediately after the second bell rings
When the other party should take the initiative to identify the company or the name of the Department and its name, should not pick up the phone asked: “ Hello, who are you looking for? ” also, to call people need to leave a message should be clear to report the name, unit number, and a message in simple language.The end of the telephone conversation, usually made by the calling party, then politely said goodbye to each other.No matter what the reason for the telephone call, the party shall be responsible for the redial.
In business complaints, it is most common to fail to return calls in a timely manner.In order not to lose every opportunity to clinch a deal, some companies even make telephone calls to be within an hour of the provisions of the reply.Generally within 24 hours of the phone message to reply, if you call back, just in case the other party is not in, but also to leave a message, indicating that you have called back.If you really can't call back personally, you should trust someone else.
Pay attention to jet lag
Before making a call, make sure the difference between the time difference and the working hours of each country. Don't make a phone call on the day off so as not to influence the rest of the day.Try not to call home even if the customer has told you the phone number at home.
Use the telephone properly
In America you can sell the goods to a person be strangers to each other by telephone, while in Europe, Latin American and Asian countries, telemarketing or on the phone for a long time to talk business on the unacceptable.The best way to develop good business relationships is to negotiate face to face with customers, while the telephone is mainly used to arrange interviews.Of course, once the two