19 Old-Fashioned Business Phrases and Substitutions

WritingSkills.web.id - The following are old-fashioned business phrases  or antiquated business phrases . They sound stuffy and old; use th...

19 Old-Fashioned Business Phrases & Substitutions

WritingSkills.web.id - The following are old-fashioned business phrases or antiquated business phrases. They sound stuffy and old; use them sparingly, if at all! Read your copy out loud; if it doesn't sound like something you would say in a normal conversation, rewrite it.

19 Old-Fashioned Business Phrases and The Substitutions

1. "kindly"

• Instead of: kindly
• Use: please

2. "advise us"

• Instead of: advise us
• Use: tell us, let us know

3. "tender"

• Instead of: tender
• Use: offer, send

4. "this will acknowledge your"

• Instead of: this will acknowledge your
• Use: as you requested

5. "endeavor"

• Instead of: endeavor
• Use: try

6. "in view of the fact"

• Instead of: in view of the fact
• Use: because

7. "in lieu of"

• Instead of: in lieu of
• Use: instead of

8. "in the amount of"

• Instead of: in the amount of
• Use: for

9. "we deem it advisable"

• Instead of: we deem it advisable
• Use: we suggest

10. "state"

• Instead of: state
• Use: say

11. "not in a position to"

• Instead of: not in a position to
• Use: can't

12. "in compliance with your request"

• Instead of: in compliance with your request
• Use: as you requested

13. "it is our opinion"

• Instead of: it is our opinion
• Use: we think

14. "at the present time"

• Instead of: at the present time
• Use: now

15. "under separate cover"

• Instead of: under separate cover
• Use: separately

16. "in the event that"

• Instead of: in the event that
• Use: if

17. "in the near future"

• Instead of: in the near future
• Use: soon

18. "similar to"

• Instead of: similar to
• Use: like

19. "inadvertent postponement"

• Instead of: inadvertent postponement
• Use: delay

More old-fashioned business phrases (antiquated phrases), see Old-Fashioned Business Phrases List (Antiquated Phrases).



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Writing Skills: 19 Old-Fashioned Business Phrases and Substitutions
19 Old-Fashioned Business Phrases and Substitutions
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