A business letter

Either individually or in a small group, write a business letter to one of the follow- ing individuals and submit an appropriate envelope with your letter.

a. your mayor, asking for an appointment and explaining why you need one

b. your college president, stressing the need for more parking spaces or for ad-

ditional computers in a library

c. thelocalwaterdepartment,askingforinformationaboutfluoridesupplements

d. an editor of a weekly magazine, requesting permission to reprint an article in a school newspaper

e. the author of an article you have read recently, telling why you agree or dis- agree with the views presented

f. a disc jockey at a local radio station, asking for more songs by a certain group

g. a computer dealer, inquiring about costs and availability of software pack-

ages and explaining your company’s special needs

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