Re: Help - my consultants cannot write!

Subject: Re: Help - my consultants cannot write!
From: Mitchell Maltenfort <mmalten -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 7 Oct 2011 11:35:04 -0400

@Phil: Sounds like a good exercise for an English class is have
students swap essays to revise them.

@Andrew Plato: do your templates include word or character counts? A
constraint of so many words, or so many characters, would cut back on
some blather just by enforcing economy.

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On Fri, Oct 7, 2011 at 10:04 AM, Phil Snow Leopard
<philstokes03 -at- googlemail -dot- com> wrote:
> As a language teacher who specialises in composition, I have to agree with that one; 100% on both counts.
>
> 1. Rewriting and paraphrasing are the best ways to become a good writer.
>
> 2. Most people who can't write well won't believe this until they try it.
>
> Alas, because it involves a lot of hard work, most people won't try it.
>
> For that reason, there are not many good writers.
>
>
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References:
Help - my consultants cannot write!: From: Andrew Plato
RE: Help - my consultants cannot write!: From: Andrew Warren
Re: Help - my consultants cannot write!: From: Andrew Plato
Re: Help - my consultants cannot write!: From: Peter Neilson
Re: Help - my consultants cannot write!: From: Phil Snow Leopard

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