Re: Comprise vs Consists Of ?

Subject: Re: Comprise vs Consists Of ?
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: "Greg Brown" <greg -dot- brown -at- pronto -dot- com -dot- au>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2011 07:30:35 -0700

Just because words are plain English doesn't mean the average reader will understand them.

I try to avoid using my "three Cs list" (consist, comprise, compose unless talking about music), because there's always somebody who won't get them right.

Gene Kim-Eng

----- Original Message ----- From: "Greg Brown" <greg -dot- brown -at- pronto -dot- com -dot- au>
Additionally, is it plain English anyway and would you try and avoid them completely?


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