Themes > Business communication >Word puzzle
Word puzzle

Read the clues and write the words downwards in the puzzle. What is the hidden word which goes across the middle of the puzzle to make number 12? This word describes what we all need do do if we wish to make our meaning clear.

Print this page and complete the puzzle offline.


///// ///// ///// 4 ///// ///// ///// ///// ///// 10 /////
///// ///// ///// . 5 6 ///// 8 ///// . /////
///// 2 ///// . . . 7 . ///// . 11
1 . 3 . . . . . ///// . .
. . . . . . . . ///// . .
12__ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ 9___ ____ ____
. . . . . . . . . . .
. ///// . . . . . ///// . . .
. ///// . . ///// . . ///// . . .
. ///// . . ///// . . ///// . ///// .
///// ///// . . ///// ///// ///// ///// . ///// .
///// ///// ///// ///// ///// ///// ///// ///// . ///// /////

1. I ..... the documents you requested.
2. We send intra-office ..... which are less formal than letters.
3. We sometimes need to write letters to suppliers in order to ..... about poor quality goods.
4. We often have to send ..... about our company to new and potential clients.
5. Do not forget to put the ..... at the end of the letter.
6. We would like to draw your ..... to the enclosure.
7. If you have any queries, please do not ..... to contact us.
8. Letters which contain professional ..... need to be very carefully worded.
9. In a letter you must include the name and ..... of the person or company you are writing to.
10. Many people have an illegible ..... which is why their name is typed underneath.
11. Many letters include a ..... (initials and / or numbers) for internal filing and retrieval purposes.

   


© Linguarama International, Alton UK, 1992 - 2000. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means electronic, mechanical, photographic, recording or otherwise, without the prior permission of Linguarama International.

You may download any issue of POSTSCRIPT for personal (non-commercial) use and may distribute it to friends and work colleagues provided that the above conditions are extended to all users and that no commercial use is made of the material.