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Metadiscourse Exercises (From Style: Ten Lessons in Clarity and Grace by Joseph Williams) Trim the redundancy from the following sentences. 1. Critics cannot avoid employing complex and abstract technical terms if they are to successfully analyze literary texts and discuss them in a meaningful way. 2. Scientific research generally depends on fully accurate data if it is to offer theories that will allow us to predict the future in a plausible way . 3. In regard to desirable employment in teaching positions, prospects for those engaged in graduate school level studies are at best not certain. 4. In spite of the fact that the educational environment is a very significant facet to each and every one of our children, some groups do not support the reasonable and fair tax assessments that are required for providing an educational experience at a high level of quality. 5. Most likely, a majority of all patients who appear at a public medical clinical facility do not expect special medical attention or treatment , because their particular health problems and concerns are often not major and for the most part can usually be adequately treated without much time, effort , and attention .
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