Email Endings

Mar3

Member
Persian
Hello dear members,

Is it Ok to end an email with the following sentence?

I am sorry if this email causes any inconvenience.



thank you very much
 
  • Franco-filly

    Senior Member
    English - Southern England
    I can't imagine that receiving the email would be much of an inconvenience. I assume that you are asking the recipient to do something which may possibly cause them some inconvenience so I suggest "I am sorry if this [=request/task] causes you any inconvenience" or "I am sorry for any inconvenience this may cause."
     

    DonnyB

    Sixties Mod
    English UK Southern Standard English
    This is one instance where it's very common to use a passive voice construction in English:
    "I am sorry for any inconvenience caused". :)
     
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