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Unit 2: Sending and receiving emails

Learn how to talk about the different parts of an email in English.

Unit 2: Sending and receiving emails

Sending and receiving emails

Read the email below and then do the tasks. Task 3 asks you questions about the email below.

Task 3: Starting an email

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From: Samir
To: Sales Team
CC: Hatem Trabelsi; Patricia Bartlett
Subject: RE: Meeting next week
Attachments: New proposal.rtf (376KB)

Hello Sales Team,

I’ve got an idea for next week – see the attached file. I’d like to hear what you think about my suggestion.
I think Hatem and Patricia may be interested, so I’ve copied them in too. Let’s talk more at the meeting next week.

Regards, Samir


Language level

Intermediate: B1
Pre-intermediate: A2


Thanks for the lesson

many thanks.


Thank for all.. I want to learn english speaking, writing and listening.. :)

I am working with E-mail frequently. For me the tests are very helpful. Thank BC.

An excellent lesson. The lesson helps you to understand most activities about emailing

Good lesson.

I completed
Now I am working as an Accountant in a private concern.
i have learned 0.1 percent so far.
I am trying to learn English through reading news paper, English Novels.
But, i cant talk English fluently.
At the same Time I cant use the vocabulary which I learned from news paper and books.

Please Guide me to improve myself.

Thank You

Hello Rajendran Muthusamy,

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Thanks a lot for detailed explanation. It's just on time for preparing to final exams at school.Would be glad to see the example of different notes and messages too.