In plain English

(a hand book for those in the business world).
  • 112 Pages
  • 1.19 MB
  • English
The Physical Object
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Plain English Handbook book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A handbook of rules for English usage and grammar/5.

Plain English is the art of writing clearly, concisely, and in a way that precisely communicates your message to your intended audience. This book offers 25 practical guidelines to help improve your vocabulary, style, grammar, and layout in order to achieve clear by: using plain English and filing documents with the SEC that others can study, use, and improve upon.

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Plain Language for Lawyers, Michele Asprey, Another excellent book targeted at legal writing. Writing at Work. Neil James sets out the principles of good communication in this manual for clear, effective and professional writing.

He explores all the key elements of plain English, from structuring a text well to choosing the right tone. The topics, the explanations and the "vibes" of Jeff and JR are really cool. In my opinion Plain English is the best because in a few minutes it gives us one good listening exercise plus the explanation of a phrasal verb, plus the very good option of the song of the week.

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In Legal Writing in Plain English, Bryan A. Garner provides lawyers, judges, paralegals, law students, and legal scholars sound advice and practical tools for improving their written work. The book encourages legal writers to challenge conventions and offers valuable insights into the writing process: how to organize ideas, create and refine.

A definition of “plain English” from a leading book on legal writing, Garner’s Legal Writing in Plain English. Plain language defined by a scholar of plain language, Australian Robert Eagleson. Clear writing and plain language In plain English book defined by Nick Wright in the EPA writing course.

Detailed discussions. International Conference on Plain. For printed and online publications (usually books and manuals) Your book could carry the accreditation of a ‘Plain English Book Mark’.

This accreditation tells the reader that the book’s clarity has been independently assessed by an expert. The Book Mark is our seal of approval for publications that are not suitable for our Crystal Mark. A summary of the epic masterpiece in plain English for the lazy student or teacher in need.

It's a line-by-line, side-by-side paraphrasing of the poem, just in case reading literature from cover to cover isn't your thing.

This is John Milton's Paradise Lost in translation. Shakespeare’s play about the doomed romance of two teenagers from feuding families is the most famous love story ever performed aroundRomeo and Juliet has been adapted as a ballet, an opera, the musical West Side Story, and a dozen Romeo and Juliet here, with side-by-side No Fear translations into modern English.

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If it available for your country it will shown as book reader and user fully. The translation of Macbeth into plain english is very important for even the best of students in order to properly understand what is happening in the play, what is happening in every line.

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There are numerous nuances and small comments that are lost if not expressed in plain english. Scientific writing is often dry, wordy, and difficult to understand.

But, as Anne E. Greene shows in Writing Science in Plain English,writers from all scientific disciplines can learn to produce clear, concise prose by mastering just a few simple principles.

This short, focused guide presents a dozen such principles based on what readers need in order to understand/5.

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The language used in law is changing. Many lawyers are now adopting a plain English style. But there are still legal phrases that baffle non-lawyers.

This guide is intended to help in two ways: • it should help non-lawyers understand legal phrases; and • it should give lawyers ideas for explaining the legal phrases that they Size: KB.

What is the Federal Reserve System. Learn about the Fed, in plain english. Learn about the history of the Federal Reserve, how it operates and why it's Central to the U.S.

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Plain English is a style of writing that enables the reader to understand the message the first time they read it. It uses short, clear sentences and everyday words without unnecessary jargon.

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To use plain English, you may need to edit your writing several times over, or even ask someone else to read it for you. Statistics in Plain English, Third Edition is an ideal complement for statistics, evaluation methods, and/or for packages that use statistics taught on the undergraduate or graduate diploma, or as a reference software for anyone in refreshing their memory about key statistical concepts.

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"Nolo's Plain-English Law Dictionary" is smaller, paperback, easier to grab off the shelf or take with you, and costs less. If you would like an easy to understand law dictionary, full of the most common terms non-lawyers will most likely need, this book will be a very good addition to your reference library.5/5(5).

PLAIN LANGUAGE That's the next point. Plain English has a literary heritage of its own, the Attic style, as Bryan Garner has ex-plained It is the style of. Shakespeare’s play about a Scottish nobleman and his wife who murder their king for his throne charts the extremes of ambition and staged inMacbeth’s three witches and other dark imagery have entered our collective Macbeth here, with side-by-side No Fear translations into modern English.

After reading The Oxford Guide to Plain English, I cannot read official letters--from the local government and the insurance companies--in the same way. Martin Cutts does an excellent job of reminding the reader that the best form of communication is direct, reader-centric and playful.

For this achievement, this book deserves four stars/5(29). PLAIN ENGLISH GUIDES are presented in e-book format and are are packed with tips, techniques, strategies and insider secrets to help you in your business or personal pursuits. Many products also include sample documents and forms.

sister projects: Wikidata item.; This is a version of the Book of Mormon adapted into plain English by Timothy B. Wilson in It makes the text of the work more accessible and understandable to those who are not familiar with the style used in the original Book of Mormon, which resembles that of the King James Version of the is not an attempt to reinterpret.

I write so the Jews, the covenant people of the Lord, will have another witness (The Book of Mormon), besides Him whom they saw and heard, that Jesus, whom they killed, is the very Christ and God. I wish I could persuade all people of the earth to repent and prepare to stand before His judgment-seat.

I loved this lness in Plain English is a meditation manual that's been brutally stripped of superstitious hokus pokus. It's focused, straight-forward, practical, yet profound. It says what it means and it means what it says.

And if you practice, really practice, you'll find the techniques it describes can honestly change your entire Cited by: You shouldn't just pick any book to read in English: you need to pick a good book for you, based on your progress. There's also one big mistake you should NOT make when choosing a book: that's included in this lesson.