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If you mean a literal “&”, none of the proposed forms is meaningful. In an informal communication, you'd use the first name followed, if necessary, by e famiglia. For instance: (Saluti da) Mario e famiglia. In a formal context, you might use famiglia followed by the family name: (Sentite condoglianze), famiglia Rossi.


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Probably neither. Since in Italian whoever as a laurea (the lowest universitary degree) is entitled to be called dottore, or dottoressa for a female, chances are that whoever holds a high-level post in a firm or other organisation has this title. So to be on the safe, you may use dott. for a male and dott.ssa (or dott.) for a female. As for signora / ...


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A generic common courtesy phrase that could be added as conclusion could be "La ringrazio per la cortese attenzione." In this specific case I think I would write: "La ringrazio per la cortese attenzione nei riguardi della mia candidatura."


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According to this page a formal salutation could be Reverendo Padre Rossi while Egregio Padre is slightly less formal. Also according to the same page, the letter should end with a phrase like La prego di accogliere, Reverendo Canonico (NAME AND SURNAME) l'espressione dei miei sentimenti deferenti (YOUR NAME AND SURNAME) or Con ...


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In my experience, the most common solution is avoiding the problem by using a different salutation (for instance, just buongiorno) or switching to a first-name basis earlier than normal practice would suggest (in particular, gentile Anna would sound perfectly OK between coworkers in a firm with a relaxed culture). I don't tend to 'doctor' people I don't know,...


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You can find on Treccani's appellativi e epiteti [prontuario] a list of proper forms for most of ecclesiastics and their abbravistions. For a bishop: (Sua) Eccellenza (S. Ecc. o Sua Ecc.): vescovo o alto prelato; nella tradizione, prefetti e questori, e così via; for a cardinal: (Sua) Eminenza (S.E. o S. Em.), Eminentissimo (Em.mo, E.mo): ...


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