Transcript: Oh, there's free cake in the staff room? Thanks for letting me know. See you there. Yeah, free cake. All right. Hey, everyone. I'm Alex. Thanks for clicking, and welcome to this lessonon writing a business or professional email in English. Now, this is useful for those of you who arejust starting a corporate job, or if you are looking to work in an English environmentwhere emails are constant. So, I use my email every day. I can tell you 100% that I have used all ofthese at one point or another in my emailing career, we'll say. So, I've sent thousands of emails, and I'veused all of these. So, these are phrases that you can use ininternal emails between yourself and your colleagues, or between yourself and someonewho works with your company. So, maybe you know someone who is selling,you know, technology to your company, like printers or computers; maybe there's someonewho supplies paper for your company and you have to interact with them, so you can usethese phrases and expressions with them. All right? So, first we'll start with the greeting. We have: "Hello", "Hi", "Hey, Steve". Steve - these are all for Steve. So, you notice... If...
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