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E-mailen in het Engels: praktische zinnen die iedereen moet weten

Taal en communiceren

Openen, afsluiten, informatie versturen en bedanken

Een e-mail in het Engels opstellen klinkt makkelijker dan het is. Wat is een goede bezinzin? En hoe sluit je af? Onderstaande zinnen staan in perfect Engels en je kunt ermee variëren: je mails zullen met plezier gelezen worden.

Opening sentences: openingszinnen

  • Further to your last email […]
  • I am writing with regard to your recent email.
  • Referring to your request for information […]
  • I’m writing with reference to order number ABC-007.
  • Your name was given to me by Mrs X.
  • I got your name from Cas.
  • Just a quick note to say I […]
  • Re your e-mail […]
  • Sending information: informatie versturen

  • Thank you for your e-mail of 16 September enquiring about […]
  • Your query concerning our products […]
  • Allow us to draw your special attention to […]
  • You will note that our […] is on special offer.
  • We are also happy to send you full details of our prices, discounts and delivery times.
  • David, I’m attaching a file that gives you full details.
  • I took the liberty to attach a list of some of our clients, which you will see include [company name]
  • I understand that you are looking for […]
  • In reply to your email, please find […]
  • Thanks: bedanken

  • Finally, we wish to express our appreciation of the […]
  • Thank you again for your interest in our company.
  • Many thanks again for your help in Brussels.
  • Mrs X was very grateful for the trouble you have taken to […]
  • I’m writing to let you know how pleased ABC was with […]
  • If the occasion arises, I hope you will allow me to return the favour.
  • If we can return the favour sometime, please let us know.
  • We wanted to thank you again for such an enjoyable lunch yesterday.
  • I am just writing to say what an excellent job you made of the PhD paper.
  • Just a quick e-mail to say many thanks for […]
  • We really appreciated it.
  • Thanks a lot.
  • Thank you beforehand for your cooperation.
  • Thanks in advance for […]
  • Closing remarks: afsluiting

  • I’m looking forward to […]
  • I hope I may contact you later on this matter.
  • Mr X will contact you at an early date to explain the details.
  • We hope we have been of help to you.
  • We trust to have furnished you with all the needed information.
  • I hope for an early reply.
  • We look forward to receiving this information as soon as possible.
  • I would appreciate a reply asap.
  • Should you need any further information about […] I will be happy to assist you.
  • If they’d like any more details, just let us know.
  • Please feel free to contact me.
  • If you’d like more details, let me know.
  • Just give me a call if you have any questions.
  • Engelstalige disclaimers
    Engelstalige agenda’s
    Afkortingen in Engelse e-mails
    Engelstalige verbindingswoorden
    Boek: Presentations in English
    Training: Fasttrack English – Engels voor gevorderden

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