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Letters of Advice, Suggestion and Recommendation: The Basics

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So, now the tables have turned. In these letters we aren't asking for help; we are GIVING help. And, in particular, what people want is our wisdom(!). But what is the difference between giving advice and making a suggestion or recommendation? Well, that's what we will discover in this video, plus:

  • 14 useful expressions we can use in letters of advice, suggestion or recommendation
  • the grammar patterns to use after these expressions (gerunds / infinitives)
  • how to advise people NOT to do something

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