Friendly letters have five parts:
Date: This should be written out.
For example: Jan. 16, 2007
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 ( , ) .
Body: The body of the letter is the information you are writing in
Closing: In the closing the first word is capitalized and you
put a comma after the last word.
Some examples of closings are:
- Your friend,
- Very truly yours,
5. Your Signature: This is your
name. It goes under the closing