Re: Principles for procedure writing - grade levels

Subject: Re: Principles for procedure writing - grade levels
From: "Eileen Neumann" <eileenn -at- the-wire -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 10 Apr 2003 08:53:58 -0400


Sarcasm will get you everywhere John...

Structurally they are written at the eighth grade level - that's what I have
been told. Maybe not true. Could try typing some Shakespeare into Word to
find out. The point is that Shakespeare is complex because of his content,
not because he uses long convoluted sentences...

Eileen

----- Original Message -----
From: "John Posada" <JPosada -at- book -dot- com>
To: "'Eileen Neumann'" <eileenn -at- the-wire -dot- com>; "TECHWR-L"
<techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Sent: Wednesday, April 09, 2003 5:08 PM
Subject: RE: Principles for procedure writing - grade levels


> >I like to tell people that the works of Shakespeare are written at a
grade
> 8
> >level.
>
> What 8th grade do YOU go to?
>
> John Posada
>



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