Informal letter is a letter written to someone where you wish to convey your emotions. This may be written to your friends, parents, relatives and to anybody who are close to you.This type of letter does not demand for any dashing words to impress the recipient.Informal letter is written to communicate feelings, facts or desires to some one. In order to assure that the recipient receives the message correctly a format is needed for an informal letter.Though it is not rigid as a formal letter, it is essential to follow a particular format in writing an informal letter .
The recipient of the letter should be aware of the sender and his/ her details before getting into the message.So it is essential to write the sender 's name and address at the beginning of the letter.The date should be written after leaving a line.All this should be written on the left hand corner of the page. They should be written starting with capital letters.
sender 's name
sender 's address
The salutation part written with the name of the recipient is essential to make it clear to whom it is addressed. For example if writing to a friend one can write:
dear (name of the friend) instead of dear friend
The body of the informal letter will contain the message to be conveyed . This can be written in 1 or 2 paragraphs.
The first paragraph may be an introduction where you enquire the recipient"s whereabouts.The second paragraph may contain the actual message and conclusion. The message to be conveyed should be clearly written. The conclusion should include conveying regards.
Finally it is signing off the letter. It is always ended with the name of the sender. It is usually ended with
your loving friend,
your loving son/ daughter,
your loving sister/brother
The sender 's name and signature.
Thats for the informal letter the 1st website down there is the eg to the informal one:)
eg of the formal ..
Sender 's Name
Recipient 's Name
Dear Mr./Ms. ( Recipient 's Full Name):
Subject: (PURPOSE OF THE LETTER)
In the first paragraph, you can introduce yourself, if the recipient does not know you. After this, mention the purpose of the letter.
In the next paragraph, give out the details i.e. the facts that support the statement you made in the first paragraph. You can end the letter with this paragraph or you can have another one, if the information you want to convey does not fit in this paragraph. Complete the letter by thanking the recipient for taking out time to read the letter.