intention: n.意图, 目的
withdraw from: 离开,撤出,退出
merely: adv. 仅仅,只,不过
be far from:远远不及,远远不够
barely: adv. 刚刚,仅仅,几乎不能
sustain: vt. 支撑,撑住,维持,持续
have responsibility of sth: 负责某事
I am writing to inform you of…
Though having…, I, unfortunately, find that…
First of all… Moreover…
I apologize in advance for…
You have worked in a Non-Governmental Organization for several years, but now you need to quit the job because you are moving to another city with your family. Write a letter to your boss Mr. Smith to tell him your decision and the reason, and your appreciation for the work experience in this agency.
You should write about 100 words on ANSWER SHEET 2.
Do not sign your own name at the end of the letter. Use “Li Ming” instead.
Do not write the address.
Dear Mr. Smith,
I am sorry to inform you by this letter that I plan to resign my present job in the next month. The main reason is that I will move to Qingdao to live permanently with my family, as Qingdao is my hometown.
Looking back upon my five-year experience in this organization, I have had a very happy and enjoyable time working with you and other colleagues, from whom I have received lots of help and have learnt much. Please accept my sincere gratitude, as well as my regret for not being able to serve here any longer.
permanently: adv. 长期的，永久的，不变的
look back upon: 回顾
enjoyable: adj. 令人愉快的
gratitude: n. 感激
I am sorry to inform you by this letter that I plan to…
The main reason is that…