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“Sehr geerhte” vs “Sehr verehrten”

RexV

RexV

Hi
When should you write “Sehr geerhte” vs “Sehr verehrten”?
And do you use both for speaking and writing?
 
Leah-Rocket-German-Tutor

Leah-Rocket-German-Tutor

Hi RexV, 

Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren is the German go-to greeting in a formal letter, sort of like "Dear Sir or Madam" in English.

Meine sehr verehrten Damen und Herren is a phrase that you would use as a formal greeting in a public speech.

I hope that clears it up for you!

Grüße, 
Leah von Rocket German

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