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Should I use 'Yours faithfully' or 'Yours sincerely'?

January 23, 2021

Formal letter sign off:-

Use “Yours sincerely” when you know the person you are addressing, i.e. Mr. Smith.

Use “Yours faithfully” when you are starting your letter with Dear Sir/Madam, or a similar construction.


Neha Singh

Written by Neha Singh
who conducts IELTS online tests at IELTS Bible