Archive for the 'Plain Language' Category

So, what does the Language Centre actually do?

Posted on March 5th, 2020 · Posted in Comms Lab, Dialogos, Our languages, Plain Language, Recent news, Writing Lab

The Language Centre is a vibrant hub for students, staff and clients who require language and communication assistance. One of our most important jobs.. Read more

Putting plain language through its paces

Posted on April 15th, 2016 · Posted in Dialogos, Plain Language

Along with keeping your sentences short and writing in the active voice, avoiding negative formulation always seems to make it to the list of.. Read more

Are you an ‘Andorian’ or an ‘Anti-Andorian’?

Posted on February 28th, 2014 · Posted in Plain Language

In 1932 the American Bar Association Journal* had an editorial with the title ‘And/or’ in which the use of ‘and/or’ in legal drafting was.. Read more