Re: Whaddaya know? (long)

Subject: Re: Whaddaya know? (long)
From: julie brodeur <jool -at- petting-zoo -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 9 Apr 2001 15:27:48 -0700 (PDT)

> Being able to recognize and explain the future pluperfect conjunctive,
> however, seems to be essential for someone claiming to be a professional
> technical writer or editor. That does not mean you have to use it, for God's
> sake!

I don't think that's true at all. Knowing how to write a good sentence
does not require a writer to know grammar lingo. It might help, but it's
not necessary.

I'd rather hire a tech writer whose head is full of computer terminology.



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