RE: New TECHWR-L Poll Question

Subject: RE: New TECHWR-L Poll Question
From: "Jane Carnall" <jane -dot- carnall -at- digitalbridges -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 8 Oct 2001 16:47:55 +0100

Dan Hall offered: >>My opinion only...
>>Technical writers, with regard to grammatical issues:
>>* Should, in favor of confusing the reader, avoid standard usage in all

I think:
Any technical writer who has to resort to ungrammatical nonstandard usages
to confuse the reader is clearly not trying hard enough.

Jane Carnall
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