Plain language, clear and simple / Prepared by NGL Consultants Ltd. Issued by the National Literacy Secretariat. : Ci53-3/3-1991E
This handbook offers advice on plain-language writing. Intended for government authors, it is a useful resource for others interested in producing writing that is more accessible, more exact, and clearer to experts and nonexperts alike. It includes chapters on planning and preparing a piece of writing, organizing it, the style of sentences and paragraphs, choice of words, and formatting. A helpful list of points to remember follows each chapter.
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|Department/Agency||Canada. Multiculturalism and Citizenship. Citizenship.|
|Title||Plain language, clear and simple / Prepared by NGL Consultants Ltd. Issued by the National Literacy Secretariat.|
|Other language editions||[French]|
|Note(s)||Contents: Plain language and the public servant.--Before you start writing.--Make your writing effective.--Clear and simple: paragraphs and sentences.--Think about your choice of words.--Appearances are very important.--Check with the experts, your readers.--A check list.--For more information.|
|Publishing information||Ottawa - Ontario : Multiculturalism and Citizenship. 1991.|
|Description||55p. : references ; 23 cm.|
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|Subject terms|| Writing |
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