A small piece of paper with good deeds written on it send to a person instead of a long letter is called a compliment slip. The word ‘compliment’ means giving your good thoughts to someone who you think needs it. It’s a piece of paper. Usually its size is 210mm x 99mm, ¼th of an A4 size paper. You can get a compliment card from a card shop or you can just make one at home. It’s not as difficult as to make a birthday card.
Generally when we come to know that our loved ones are suffering from some kind of tragedy or illness, we send them a compliment card to make them feel happy. A compliment slip or card can bring smile to someone’s face and it surely can bring peace to someone’s heart. It’s a way of telling them that in their difficult time they are not alone. It does not take much of your time to get a compliment card and send it but it makes a huge difference in a sad person’s life.
A compliment slip is a hard piece of paper. Visit a card shop in your town and you will find various kinds of compliment slips there. Its selection depends upon the incident and the age of the person. You can’t send a white and simple compliment slip to a kid if he is ill. Same like you can’t send a bright colorful card full of cartoons to an old person like your grandpa.
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There are basically two types of compliment slip:
- Ready made
- With printed compliment
- With empty space for a hand writing
- Hand made
If you are not very creative person, you can buy a compliment slip from a shop. It comes in different sizes and colors according to your choice. Generally it’s a white piece of paper where at the top you write your name and address and at the bottom you write the receiver’s name and address along with his phone number. In the middle of the paper, you write your compliment like get well soon or something like that. You can write whatever comes to your mind.
On the other hand, if you are making a slip by yourself, it’s time to bring out your creative side. You can use different kinds of paper with various colors. You can make different shapes if you are complimenting a child like an elephant or a bunny. There are computer programs like adobe Photoshop that will make your work a lot easier. You can use the image of that child. Kids enjoy this kind of creativity. On the contrary, if it’s for an old person, you can use scenery of a beautiful mountain view or a sunset.
The main purpose of sending a compliment slip is to show that person that you love them. Some would say that you could send a letter instead. But it’s better to read a single sentence instead of one or two paragraphs if the intentions are same.
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