regarding / about / concerning / as for

uktous

Senior Member
cantonese
Hi,
Which sentence is the most polite?

Sentence:1
Thank you very much for your letter regarding the decision on my application.
Sentence:2
Thank you very much for your letter about the decision on my application.
Sentence:3
Thank you very much for your letter concerning the decision on my application.
Sentence:4
Thank you very much for your letter as for the decision on my application.

Thanks
 
  • SDLX Master

    Senior Member
    Spanish - Peru
    Hi,
    Which sentence is the most polite?

    Sentence:1
    Thank you very much for your letter regarding the decision on my application.:tick:
    Sentence:2
    Thank you very much for your letter about the decision on my application.:cross:
    Sentence:3
    Thank you very much for your letter concerning the decision on my application.:tick:
    Sentence:4
    Thank you very much for your letter as for the decision on my application.:cross:

    Thanks
    I have ticked them right or wrong based on correct politeness criteria. Your number 2 is too informal for my taste and number 4 is wrong.
     
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