If you are preparing for the IELTS General Training, then you should know in detail about all the different types of IELTS letter writing samples.

Here is a list of sample letters of formal, informal and semi-formal letters to help you to prepare for IELTS Writing Task 1.

1. Letter of Instruction

Your friend wants to join a business club, and he needs some joining instructions from you.

In this scenario, write a letter to your friend. In the letter, mention the following things:

• appreciate him for joining a new club
• explain all the instructions to him
• wish him luck and success for future

2. Asking for a Letter of Reference

You want to apply for a new job and need a letter of reference.

In this scenario, write a letter to your former manager. In the letter, mention the following things:

• give all the detail of the job
• explain why you need the reference from them
• suggest the sort of information they should mention in the reference

3. Letter of Advice

Your friend is going through office work pressure, and he needs your advice. Your friend knows that you had experienced the same challenge.

In this scenario, write a letter to your friend. In the letter, mention the following things:

• tell them that you understood the problem and know all the challenges faced by them
• share your experience and how it felt
• encourage them by suggesting all the possible solutions

4. Letter of Complaint

Your neighbour always plays music at a high volume, and it disturbs you.

In this scenario, write a letter of complaint to your building secretary. In the letter, mention the following things:

• introduce yourself
• write the reason for approaching them
• suggest to them what needs to be done in the situation

5. Letter of Application

You saw an article in the newspaper asking for new candidates for the position of a job.

In this scenario, write a letter of application to the company HR about your interest. In the letter, mention the following things:

• introduce yourself and the reason why you wish to join them
• give a brief of your past experiences if any
• suggest and explain some new ways to help the organisation

6. Letter of Request

You need emergency leaves from your work for personal reasons.

In this scenario, write a letter to your HR. In the letter, mention the following things:

• explain to your HR why you need emergency leave, and the duration
• write how will you going to manage your work
• how you will update them regularly

7. Letter of Resignation

You want to resign from your job as you have interest in some other fieldwork.

In this scenario, write a letter to your manager. In the letter, mention the following things:

• write about your decision of resigning and the reason why you are leaving
• tell them how are you feeling and what you have learned under their guidance
• ask for a letter of work experience

8. Letter of Arrangement

You have made all the arrangements for the upcoming party. However, you need help from your friend regarding some arrangements.

In this scenario, write a letter to your friend. In the letter, mention the following things:

• explain to them how much you are excited about the upcoming party
• shared what exact help you need from your friend
• help them with the particular instructions and ask to follow them

9. Letter of Acceptance

You are selected for a new job, and you are willing to join the company.

In this scenario, write a reply to HR. In the letter, mention the following things:

• show your gratitude for giving you this opportunity
• accept the offer and share your joining date with them
• share your eagerness to join them

These are some IELTS letter writing tips; you can implement them in your preparation. For more help and support, download the free IELTS Writing App.

You get a variety of questions on letter writing with their complete solutions. You can also refer to them for your continuous practice.

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