Re: Lingua Franca Today

Subject: Re: Lingua Franca Today
From: Andrew Plato <intrepid_es -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2002 09:41:25 -0800 (PST)

> I do spy another logical fallacy under the petticoats. No one took the
> position that LF _should_ be used in technical writing.

The base point in all of this is that flowery language simply does not
belong in technical documentation. It may have a place in other types of
writing, but not technical writing.

We have strayed off technical writing into a discussion of the nature of
language. Since this is a technical communications list, I think we should
cut this topic off now. Clearly others on the list are sick of this as

Andrew Plato

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