E13: 8 tips for writing English work emails as a non-native writer

Season #2

In this episode of English for Engineers, Olivia is talking you through 8 tips for writing clear and concise English work emails as a non-native writer. In our interconnected world, you can’t get away from writing emails in English. So, it’s time to improve your email writing skills



  • Why etiquette is more important than grammar
  • How to keep it short & sweet
  • Why even native speakers use templates
  • What template packages are made for you


The English for Engineers podcast is here to help engineers and technicians from all backgrounds to improve their communication skills so Technical + Business English becomes their new superpower.



Check out the Emails for Engineers template package to help you simplify your project communication (with more than 30 English email templates and priceless bonuses that will teach you how to structure emails, how to switch between formal and informal language, and how to quickly and reliably check for mistakes before sending).


Catch up with English for Engineers episode #012 to learn why idioms are a great way to get to know your client better.

Today's episode was sponsored by Marcode, a coaching business where I help engineers master their Business English, Technical English, and conversational skills so that talking in English will become their new superpower.



Olivia Augustin is a civil engineer and certified English teacher turned corporate trainer; her specialty is dissecting the intricate structures of the English language and only putting back the pieces engineers really need to become skilled communicators.

LinkedIn: Olivia Augustin

Instagram: @_marcode_

Podcast: English for Engineers

Website: marcode.org