Writing to Teenagers

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How do I format salutations?

Writing to Teenagers

Girls:
Address them as "Miss" or "Ms." and respect the individual's preference if you know it. For girls younger than 13, "Miss" or "Ms." may be omitted.

Boys:
Address as "Mr." For boys younger than 13, omit the title. ("Master" is now rarely used except with the names of very young boys.)

   

Comments

9/4/2009 11:46:45 AM
Keith said:

Why is it rarely used? It shouldn't be. Did someone come up with something more appropriate? A stop sign is still a stop sign, no one has changed it to " slow and go" Give me a good reason a person wouldn't use it. Sorry but I do not like unecessary change.




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