Unformatted text preview: writing a memo or paper. For example, if I was writing a memo to my boss I would use a formal tone. The purpose of the writing would help determine what form of document you should use. In an academic setting you would more than likely write a paper, where as in a business setting it would probably be more common to write a memo. Structure is very important in academic papers, usually you have guidelines that you need to follow; and if you don’t you get points deducted from your grade. In a business setting structure is still important, but for different reasons. In business papers you want to look professional, so you would use the correct structure....
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- Winter '10
- Writing, Writer, academic papers