Task 1. Read the letter and underline the sentences that express ihe following points: (Đọc lá thư và nhấn mạnh các câu thể hiện những điểm sau đây.)
1. the opening of the letter
2. the donated amount
3. the way(s) the money is used
4. the way the receipt is issued
5. the aratitude to the donor
6. the closing of the letter
I'm happy to receive a donation of $500 from your company some days ago.
+ Formal ereetine: Dear Sir/ Madam
+ Complete sentences, full forms: I am very happy to.../I think that…./We will……
+ Formal expression: I would like to express ...
+ Formal closing: Your faithfully/ Your sincerely.
Some useful expressions:
I am most urateful to you for...
I would like to take this opportunity to thanks for...
On behalf of... I would like to express our thanks for...
e.g: On behalf of Trieu Son high school, I would like to express our thanks for your generous donation of $ 2000000. Your contribution makes it possible for us to build a new school library.
Task 2. Imagine that you have just received a donation of one million dong from one of the local organizations to build your school library. Use the suggestions in Task 1 to write a letter to acknowledge the receipt of the donation and express vour gratitude. (Hãy tưởng tượng bạn vừa nhận được 1000000 đồng từ một trong các tổ chức địa phương để xây dựng thư viện trường học của bạn. Sử dụng những lời đề nghị trong Task 1 viết một lá thư để xác nhận các hiến tặng và bày tỏ lòng biết ơn của bạn.)
Dear Sir/ Madam
I'm very happy to have received a donation of one million dong from your organization some days ago. I think the money will help us to build our school library. We will certainly issue the receipt as soon as possible we can.
I would like to express our thanks for the donation from your organization and hope to get more assistance and co-operation from yours in the future.
I look forward to hearing from you soon.