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English 360 2/11/2016

by: Cynthia Nkem

English 360 2/11/2016 English 360 technical communication

Cynthia Nkem
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English 360
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Robin barrow
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This 1 page Class Notes was uploaded by Cynthia Nkem on Wednesday March 9, 2016. The Class Notes belongs to English 360 technical communication at University of Tennessee - Knoxville taught by Robin barrow in Spring 2016. Since its upload, it has received 8 views. For similar materials see Technical communication in Foreign Language at University of Tennessee - Knoxville.

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Date Created: 03/09/16
2/11/2016 Writing Technical and Scientific Prose Read ch.4 (95-108) and the Task 4 Assignment 1. Clarity Technical and scientific prose because of it often-specialized subject matter, can be difficult to write clearly. Where do readers look for clues about the writer’s main ideas? Place the context or the familiar information on the left Review Pg. 96 Table 4.1 and 4.2 1. Place ideas on the subjects of sentences 2. Locate the subject and the verb close to one another 3. Place important ideas at the end of sentences to emphasize them 4. Place one point in each syntactic structure 5. Place old information that links back in the subject position, and put new information that you want readers to attend to at the point of emphasis 6. Us verbs rather nominalizations to express action in your sentences 7. Cohesion 8. Linking sentences for start to start 9. Linking sentences from end to start 10. Plain Language 11. Conciseness 12. Parallelism


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