How to Write a Formal and Informal Thank You Card

Writing thank you notes is an important part of Canadian workplace and social culture. It is common to send written cards on many occasions such as weddings, showers, dinners and parties. A thank you note is also appropriate in business communication. In this workshop, you will learn how to write thank you notes for both workplace and personal life events.

Workshop Goals

Learning Goals

  • learn 5 steps to successful writing process
  • outline a typical thank you note

Language Goals

  • distinguish between formal and informal tone of a thank you note
  • learn a set of expressions to greet and thank others in writing

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