Re: The 'user' in User Manual

Subject: Re: The 'user' in User Manual
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: "Techwr-l" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 5 Feb 2007 13:19:01 -0800

I expect good tech writers to be able to produce work that employs grammar competently. I don't expect them to be able to teach grammar.
Gene Kim-Eng

----- Original Message ----- From: "Condo, Candis" <ccondo -at- c-cor -dot- com>

I love grammar. I was one of the odd-balls in high school who loved to
go to the blackboard (yes, the boards were black then) and diagram

That said, knowing grammar does not make you a writer much less a
technical writer. You can bet I won't be looking at grammar competency
when interviewing tech writing candidates this week.


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