Re: Writing clearly

Subject: Re: Writing clearly
From: Tony Chung <tonyc -at- tonychung -dot- ca>
To: TECHWR-L Writing <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 21 May 2010 00:18:03 -0700

On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 12:13 AM, Lauren <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net> wrote:
> On 5/20/2010 11:28 PM, Tony Chung wrote:
>> Hints for your guide:
>> 1. Use controlled vocabulary. Avoid using the same word differently.
> So, "Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo
> Buffalo buffalo," is not an acceptable sentence?

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