Formal and informal style

Informal style

  • contracted forms e.g. I've got
  • simple linking words e.g. but, so, and, etc.
  • shorter sentences e.g. I'd like to see you
  • personal tone e.g. I've got some great news
  • everyday expressions e.g. Thanks a lot.

Formal style

  • no contracted forms e.g. I have got
  • formal linking words e.g. despite
  • longer sentences
  • impersonal tone e.g. passive
  • formal expressions e.g. I look forward to hearing
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