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Nichelle James St.Helen Week 1 Exercise 2 Dr. Sandra Price April 19, 2009 UNBIASED WRITING EXERCISE  (10 pts)  Instructions: Identify the biased writing in each of the following sentences by underlining  the words or phrases that are discriminatory.  1. If a prospective client calls, send him  a copy of our latest brochure.  2. This is a convention for all local salesmen 3. The young , upstart intern began work last Monday.  4. Our elderly  employees have the best record for non-missed work.  5. A neatly groomed African American woman  applied for the position.  6. What we need is a congressman  who is non-politically motivated.  7. Mary was an optimistic Jamaican 8. A secretary should answer her  phone courteously.  9. The crippled  customer was accompanied by a friend.  10. The youngster  is very athletic and is sure to win a scholarship. 
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WORDY PHRASES VS. CONVERSATIONAL TONE 
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