RE: Question: Route? Way? Direction?

Subject: RE: Question: Route? Way? Direction?
From: "Vicky A. Moorman" <vmoorman -at- telus -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 4 Apr 2005 09:53:40 -0700

Hello Jennifer,

If you want the easiest, most understandable result I would use one of the

1. Instruct the reader to follow the "most common" way, and add the others
in a side note.
2. Begin the instruction with "Choose one:" and then list the "ways".
3. Try using "Choose one of the following methods to _____"

Hope this helps,

Vicky Moorman

>I am currently rewriting a manual where the favourite word is "way". As in,
there are two different
>ways, three different ways, this way, that way....etc. It is a printer
solution manual and I am
>unsure if this is the correct technical word to use in a situation
describing two separate paths you
>can take (can't use path). I might add that these are "english as second
language" manuals and I
>want the easiest, most understandable word that is functionally correct.

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