The Complete Plain Words

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H.M. Stationery Office, 1954 - English language - 209 pages
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Review: Complete Plain Words

User Review  - Biblioteka - Goodreads

This book might be old, but its message is relevant. The writer gives ideas on how language is ever changing. He also gives tips on how to communicate more clearly by eliminating verbosity. I can only ... Read full review

Review: Complete Plain Words

User Review  - Neale - Goodreads

Gowers' Plain Words is a fascinating book, full of good (although sometimes dated) advice, and a great pleasure to dip into - both for its sensible, and never pedantic, advice, and for the glimpses it ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
1
A Digression on Legal English
8
The Elements
14
Copyright

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Common terms and phrases

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