【邀请常用句型】 1. We are planning a tea party to celebrate… on… at… 2.I have two tickets for the new play/ film…at.. 3.Will you come and join us? 4.Drop me a line if you are interested. 5.I’ll be looking forward to meeting you on…at…
6.We’ll be looking for you two charming people at that time, so don’t disappoint us. 7.The party wouldn’t complete without you. 8.We do hope you can make it. 9.We hope you can give us the pleasure of your company.
2005 年真题 : You have got two tickets to a concert given by a famous pop band/ orchestra. Write a note to your friend, Hilda/Mike, describing briefly what it is and inviting her/ him to come with you.
2005 年真题 April 26, 2005 Dear Mike, I am writing to tell you that I have got two tickets to a concert at 8 o’clock this Friday evening at Ren Min Theater. It is given by a famous pop band. I know you must be very interested in. Will you come with me? Please give me a reply when you see the note. Hoping to see you this Friday evening. Yours, Bob
【 范例 】 June 6, 2005 Dear David, We are planning a tea party at 11 o’clock on Saturday, June 11 at my home. We would be much pleased if you can come and join us. It is only a small party, as we have only invited several of our close friends. We do hope you can give us the pleasure of your company. Truly yours, Henry
接受邀请（ Note of Acceptance) 受到邀请后，应该明确回复是否赴邀， 或欣然接受，或婉言谢绝，不能模棱两 可，含糊其辞. I’ll try my best to come. 对邀请表示感谢 明确表示会赴邀 将活动时间再重复一遍，具体核实
【 接受常用表达 】 1.I will be delighted to join you at the party on…at… 2.I’m looking forward with great pleasure to seeing you at… 3.Thank you for thinking of me. It will be my great pleasure to… 4.I shall be happy to accept your invitation and would be at…on…
「 范例 1 」 April 25, 2005 Dear Bob, I am quite delighted to receive your invitation. What exciting news you have brought me! I am certainly looking forward to meeting you at the gate of Ren Min Theater at 7:30 this Friday evening. Thank you for thinking of me. Yours, Mike
「 范例 2 」 June 7, 2005 Dear Henry. Thank you very much for your invitation. It will be great pleasure for me to come to your home to join the tea party at 11 o’clock this Saturday. I’m looking forward to the coming Saturday. Yours, David
【 常用表达及句型 】 1. I do hope to show up in…, but I’m afraid I can’t make it. 2. Thanks for asking me, but I am very sorry that I can’t say “yes”. 3. Thank you for thinking of me. Unfortunately, I already have an engagement for that evening. 4. I just can’t tell you how sorry I am that I can’t make it.
2003 年真题 Your friend Clare has just invited you to her house-warming party this weekend. However, you will be away then. Write her a note politely declining her invitation and expressing you best wishes to her.
2003 年范文： May 15, 2003 Dear Clare, Thank you very much for your kind invitation and congratulations on your moving into a new house. But, most unfortunately, I can’t make it because I will be away from Beijing on business this Friday and won’t be back until Monday. What a pity! I hope that you will have a wonderful time and wish that the new house would bring you a good new life. Yours ever, Jack
Exercise 1 You are Frank. Please invite Miss Lin to give the students of your department a talk on “The American Culture” at 7 o’clock this Friday evening.
【 Sample 1 】 May 6th, 2004 Dear Miss Lin, We should be very grateful if you could give us a talk on “The American Culture” at 7 o’clock this Friday evening, May 21st. I wonder whether the time suits you. Please give us a reply as soon as possible. We’re looking forward eagerly to the opportunity to benefit from your experience and wisdom. Yours truly, Frank
5. 致谢（ Thank- you Note) 感谢对方赠送的礼物、热情关照或款待、 周到服务等任何礼貌善意的行为。 感谢信要写得及时，真诚有礼。 措辞热情，内容鲜明。
【常用表达及句型】 1.I’m writing to express my sincere / grateful / profound appreciation/ thanks for… 2.Please accept my sincere/ grateful/ profound appreciation/ thanks for… 3.I’m writing on behalf of… to thank you for the kindness and hospitality you extended to us on our visit to …
「范例 1 」 April 20 ， 2008 Dear Peter, I’m writing to show my gratitude for your invitation to your birthday party. That was a really wonderful party. I appreciate your considerate arrangement and wonderful performance you had prepared. And it also offered me a chance to meet many old friends. I really enjoyed that night and I do hope you will have a wonderful life. Yours, Amelia
「范例 2 」 Dec.5, 2009 Dear Dianna, How wonderful to receive your present! I was really thrilled when I open the package and saw the shining watch. I cold hardly wait until Christmas to put it on. It is exactly what I have been looking for the long time. I don’t know how to thank you for such a wonderful present. Thank you again, my dear friend. Yours truly, Lily
Exercise 1 You have been invited to Bob’s home and have a happy time there. Write a letter of thank-you note, express your sincere thanks.
「范例 3 」 August 10,2009 Dear Bob, Thank you very much for inviting us to your home at the weekend. Susan and I were very pleased with the good time we spent there. What a comfortable new house! What delicious food! Ellen cooked for us! We really enjoyed ourselves very much. Thank you again for your kindness and hospitality. Yours ever, Tom