The Plain English Guide

Cutts, Martin
Publication Date 1995
ISBN 0198600496
Publisher Oxford University Press,
Binding Paperback
Condition Good+, sound copy
SKU 15976
Notes Lightly rubbed. Clean and sound.

Description

Paperback. 165pp. “The Plain English Guide is a unique new book for anyone using English. It explains how to write, and set out information, clearly. The Plain English Guide offers 20 essential guidelines for more readable writing; highlights common pitfalls and shows how to avoid them; demystifies official language, jargon and legalese, and suggests plain English alternatives; gives hundreds of real examples, showing 'before and after' versions; and provides invaluable advice on usage, time saving, writing instructions, and supervising others' writing. If you use English professionally, or for study, or if you would simply like to express yourself more clearly, this is the essential guide.”
Price: £2.50
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