Useful phrases for writing formal lette

 

Greeting receipant Dear Sir

Dear Madam

Dear Sir/Madam

Dear Mr LastName

Dear Ms LastName

Explainig reason I am writing in response to your advertisement/article/ letter

I am writing with regard to your advertisement/article/ letter

I am writing regarding your advertisement/article/letter

Endings I look forward to receiving your reply

I look forward to your reply

I look to hearing from you

I am, yours faithfully

I am, yours sincerely

Yours faithfully

Yours sincerely