BLOCK LETTER ASSIGNMENT
Directions: This assignment will require you to create a block letter. Before you write this assignment, make sure that you have read the information about composing letters on Blackboard. Choose a topic below, and write a letter using the block style format. Make sure that your essay has all of the major components, including a heading, opening, body, and closing. This assignment is due on the due date.
1. Write a complaint letter to a company (restaurant, government agency, etc.).Be specific about your complaint.
2. Write an inquiry letter to a prospective company about a specific job, to a school about a degree program, or to a business about a product or service.
3. Write a thank-you letter to an interviewer, someone who provided you with helpful information, or to a magazine regarding an informative article.
January 1, 2016 (Put the date here.)
Mr. James Doe (Put the manager’s name here.)
Dear Mr. Doe:
On (date), I bought______________________________.
Unfortunately, your (product or service) has not performed well (or the service was inadequate) because (state the problem).
I am disappointed because ________________________________________.
To resolve the problem, I would appreciate your ___________________.
I look forward to your reply and a resolution to my problem and will wait until ______________________________________.
Jane Doe (Put your name here.)