Sample Personal Letters
As I stated before, by studying the clickthrough tendencies of visitors to my Writing Help Central website over the years I have been able to gain a very good understanding of the actual "letter writing needs" of the typical visitor to the site.
Church letter - to parents re: child's birthday.
Condolence letter - to an acquaintance or colleague.
Friendly letter - to a colleague and sports buddy.
Goodbye letter - farewell letter to co-workers.
Love letter - to someone you've known for a while.
Letter of apology - to a neighbor or acquaintance.
Letter of complaint - water damage complaint to neighbor.
Letter of congratulations - to a friend or colleague.
Letter of personal reference - recommending a personal friend.
Letter of resignation - resign from a committee.
Letter of sympathy - to family of a friend and/or colleague.
Letter of thanks - to friends or acquaintances.
Letter of welcome - to a new community member.
Romantic love letter - after a special evening.
Teacher letter to parents - beginning of year guidelines.
Thank you letter - personal thanks to a family member.
Acceptance letter - to accept a job offer.
Application letter - application for an advertised job.
Commendation letter - parent commending a teacher.
Complaint letter - customer to company about poor service.
Cover letter - for a resume, CV, and/or job application.
Financial hardship letter - to request debt restructuring.
Financial information letter - to supply requested financial info.
Hardship letter - to request short-sale of house.
Introduction letter - self-introduction to client.
Letter of application - for a medical residency position.
Letter of intent - to homeschool a child.
Letter of recommendation - to support teaching award nominee.
Letter of termination - cancellation of a contract.
Recognition letter - to recognize a volunteer worker.
Recommendation letter - recommend someone for college undergrad program.
Reference letter - refer someone for college graduate program.
Request letter - request to a company for information.
Resignation letter - when moving to another job.
Thank you letter - after a job interview.