Some people told me that they find it difficult to write formal letters and emails in Arabic. So, let’s check the most important ingredients of a letter. This time we focus on the last parts of a letter.
I noticed that many Arabic learners struggle to write a formal letter in Arabic. Let’s check the most important ingredients of a letter. We start with the salutation (المخاطبة) and some opening sentences.
What’s the function of the وَ in the saying: كُلُّ عامٍ وَأَنْتُمْ بِخَيْرٍ? It is a dubious one. Most grammarians say that you don’t need the وَ and that it would be of better Arabic style to skip it! Let’s see why.