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Unformatted text preview: 8. _____ Very, really, and extrememely are examples of prepositional phrases. 9. _____ Appropriate Language suits its subject and audience. 10. _____ Formal language uses slang and pretentious words. 11. _____ The use of masculine pronouns is acceptable in an essay. 12. _____ Specific language reduces the chance that your readers will misunderstand what you have written. 13. _____ A clich is an expression that has been used so frequently that it has lost its ability to affect readers. 14. _____ Clichs should be avoided in formal writing. 15. _____ Lady lawyer, male nurse, and career girl are examples of patronizing terms....
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This note was uploaded on 09/15/2009 for the course ENGL 1302 taught by Professor Hoeffner during the Summer '09 term at McLennan Community College.
- Summer '09