Chapter4Review.docx - English102 Chapter 4 Review Questions 6 The tasks that are involved in revising a message are a Improving content b Sentence

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English102 Chapter 4, Review Questions 6. The tasks that are involved in revising a message are: a. Improving content b. Sentence Structures c. Adding, cutting, and recasting d. Reformatting e. Redesigning 7. Being concise in business messages is that essential time equaling money. If the letter is concise it is written directly and efficiently; therefore, making it easier to read and comprehend. 8. A long lead-in is an unnecessary amount of words used in an introduction that prevents the reader from reaching the meaning of the sentence. Such as: " You'll be interested to know, as well as thoroughly enthralled, that your car is now ready to be picked up." 9. "There is no one who can do the job better than you" can be fixed up to "No one else can do the job better than you." 10. Redundancy is the use of words whose meanings are clearly implied by other words, such as 'exactly identical' or 'new beginning' . 11. When a verb is converted to a noun expression it can: a. Increase sentence length b. Drains Verb Strength c. Slows the reader d. 'Muddies' the thought
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12. Five design techniques that can improve readability are:
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