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Unformatted text preview: readers. 3. Lay audience Lay audiences are unfamiliar with your subject matter and do not have an understanding of your technology. They do not understand any of the jargon. You should write simply and explain the subject matter clearly. They will need you to provide background information or they will not be able to understand the writing. Simple graphics can be very helpful. 4. Multiple audiences You will need to provide background information for clarity. They will have a diverse understanding of the topic. You will need to define any jargon abbreviations or acronyms; you can do this with a glossary or in text. You should use a matter of fact business like tone. COM 135...
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