Business Studies

State whether the following statement is True or False.
Postscript should not be used in business letters.


ANSWER

True


SOLUTION
This statements is True because of the following reasons:
(i) Postscript means 'written afterwards'.
(ii) It is derived from the Latin phrase'Post Scriptum .' It means additions matter not written.
(iii) It is like a foot note added to the letter.
(iv) It is necessary if same information is received late and its request to be conveyed along with the original letter.
(v) To have post script in the letter is not a good practice and hence should be avoided.
(vi) It indicates possible carelessness of the writer.
(vii) A letter without post script is not incomplete.
(viii) It should be used only for communicating an urgent message.
(ix) However,post script should not be used in business letters.
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