Printables for This Topic:
Proper English –
Let's help out the rabbit, he is just learning how to use proper grammar.
Function – Gary has to attend a formal function with his parents,
but first he needs to brush up on his formal language.
To Whom It
May Concern... – Jill is writing a formal letter to complain
about an experience she had recently at a store, and she needs to
use formal language.
When to use
Formal Language – How we talk depends a lot on where we are.
Certain situations require formal language, while in other situations
informal language is fine.
Language – Decide if the sentence uses formal or informal language,
and write either formal or informal on the line above the sentence.
or Both? – Determine whether the characteristics and descriptions
below belong to formal language, informal language, or both.
Which Is It?
– Read each sentence below. Does it use formal or informal language?