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The global English style guide : writing clear, translatable documentation for a global market /

by Kohl, John R; SAS Institute.
Publisher: Cary, N.C. : SAS Institute, c2008Description: xviii, 310 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781599946573 (pbk.); 1599946572 (pbk.).Subject(s): English language -- Technical English -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Technical writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Electronic data processing documentation | Authorship -- Data processing | Authorship -- Style manuals
Contents:
Introduction to global English -- Conforming to standard English -- Simplifying your writing style -- Using modifiers clearly and carefully -- Making pronouns clear and easy to translate -- Using syntactic cues -- Clarifying -ING words -- Punctuation and capitalization -- Eliminating undesirable terms and phrases -- Appendices.
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BOOK BOOK Foothills Lab PE1475 .K64 2008 (Browse shelf) 1 Checked out 06/10/2014

Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-293) and index.

Introduction to global English -- Conforming to standard English -- Simplifying your writing style -- Using modifiers clearly and carefully -- Making pronouns clear and easy to translate -- Using syntactic cues -- Clarifying -ING words -- Punctuation and capitalization -- Eliminating undesirable terms and phrases -- Appendices.

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