LETTER OF ADVICE
Letter of Advice
Dear Adam and Allie,
I would like to congratulate the both of on your engagement and I am so excited
that I was chosen to be a part of your journey. I can assure you that I am the perfect fit for your
situation due to my studies in my Interpersonal Communication course. Communication is very
important in any type of relationship especially marriage. Marriage is built on having effective
communication with your partner for longevity. In marriage, communication can determine
whether the relationship is strong enough to move forward or will end abruptly. If the both of
you follow through with the advice I am offering then this marriage will be a lifetime of
happiness and understanding. Let your engagement be a learning process and prepare you for
this life-long journey ahead. I have learned so much about effective communication in
relationships that I’m sure you’ll find beneficial.
Effective Interpersonal Communication requires ongoing practice and applies to all of us.
To be more competent communicators, both of you can take responsibility for your
communication behaviors. What is interpersonal communication? It is a unique type of
communication that involves two individuals interacting via face-to-face or mediated channels.
You will have to strive to be truthful, accurate, and clear in all of your communication (Bevan &
Sole, 2014). Marriage is a very dedicated relationship that will require lots of communication.
The both of you need to analyze the way you communicate with others and make notes of the
good and bad. Sometimes your interactions with others may affect how well you communicate
with each other. Transitioning into marriage can be very stressful especially since it’s new for the
both of you. Your communication skills will indeed be tested through different chapters of your
lives together. I know this not only by what I learned in the course but from my personal
experiences. My husband and I really struggled with communication in our first year as a