Dr./Prof. XX,I am saddened by the news that your wife passed away on ......Please accept my condolences.With deepest sympathy, my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.May you be comforted by the outpouring of love surrounding you. XXX
dear james, in today’s newspaper, i read about the recent events in yourtown and i am writing to extend my deepest condolences.
it poke my heart to see all those pictures of those whose homes have beendestroyed in the tragic hurricane. i couldn’t believe my eyes when i saw alittle girl crying on the roof of her house asking for help. i am really worriedabout you and your family, and all your friends there. i am crossing my fingersfor you now in hopes that you are all safe and sound.
i can only imagine how difficult this time must be for you, and i want toextend to you my unwavering support. o
ur government and many nongovernmental
organizations are initiating various campaigns to urge people to donatemoney and necessary things to send to america. i donated all my allowance that ihave been saving for years.
i feel extremely sorry for this tragedy, and i will be looking forward tohearing from you. please pass my concern on to your parents.
a letter of sympathy
A consolatory letter,remark,etc
in letter and in spirit
在字面意义和精神实质上|无论形式和实际 The letter was a forgery.
这封信是伪造的。Post the letter through the slit in the letter box.
把这封信从信箱的投信口投进去。 Imprint a postmark on a letter =imprint a letter with a postmark
盖邮戳于信上The letter is directed to him.
博得同情 Your sympathy helps a lot.
你的同情帮助很大。I have much sympathy for you.
我很同情你。Sympathy is the feeling characteristic of mankind.
同情心是人类特有的感情。We are in sympathy with his misfortune.
I’am very sorry to heat that you are seriously ill and that you have been in hospital for about two weeks. We are very concerned about you and your studies.
Our head teacher is coming to see you today， so we ask him to bring you a package，with some lucky stars and colorful paper cranes in it. I hope you will like it and it will bring good luck to you. Also you’ll receive 10，000 yuan， which will help you pay the medical fees. Don’t worry about your studies， we’ll try to help you make up the lessons you have missed， because we are good friends. I hope I can come and see you soon on Sunday.
Everyone in our class misses you very much， hoping you’ll be well again and get back soon.
I'm saddened to learn of the passing of your father.I extend my sincere condolence to your family.
Your father was a man of great strength both physically and in mind, but in him there was a gentleness. He found ways to be outgoing and kind.He worked hard to support your family. He was a hero.Strength and determination were the qualities of your father.
I send my thoughts and prayers to you, your family and all those who loved him.
I just can’t tell you how sorry I was to learn of your accident. Your family tells me that your are progressing nicely, and that you’ll be out of the hospital in about ten days, I’m certainly relieved to know that!
In the next day or so you’ll receive a little package from Margaret and me. I hope you like it, and that it will help to pathe time more pleasantly.
With every good wish for your swift recovery.
Dear Mrs. Corbin,
I was so sorry to learn of your illness. You must hurry and get well!Everybody in the neighborhood misses you, and we’re all hoping you’ll be back soon.
Mr. Burke joins me in sending best wishes for your speed recovery.
Dear Mr. Thompson,
I was extremely sorry to hear of the fire that destroyed your beautiful house. I know well how much that house meant to you and I hasten to offer my sympathy.
With best wishes to you both.
the news of your accident just reached me this morning. i’m greatly shocked to learn that you were knocked down by a car yesterday.
how are you feeling today?
the only good thing about it is that your mother told me that you are progressing nicely, i hope that you are doing well after the operation, and that you’ll be out of the hospital in about a wee.
i’m coming to see you on sunday and trust that your condition will remarkably improve by then.
a little package from rose and me will reach you a day or two. we hope the small thing will interest you.
with every good wishes for your swift recovery!