Week 4 DQ 4 Copy - Week Four Discussion Questions In this age of electronic communications such as cell phones text messaging and e-mail what is

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Week Four Discussion Questions · In this age of electronic communications such as cell phones, text messaging, and e-mail, what is the role of formal writing? How do you think these digital communication methods influence the writing process? There is a very small role for formal writing because when people use their cell phones to text message, there is nothing formal with the text. Most of the time the writing is short handed, there is no format or rules, people use slang and curse too. E-mails are the same, but they can be used to do a formal writing. The digital communications have made it so that people became lazy with writing, I remember when I was younger and the only way I could communicate was either talk or write a letter. · How would you define formal writing? What approach do you use for a project where formal writing is required? I would define formal writing as a writing that is used by academic scholars and professionals. It can be a research paper, report, article, or a term paper. It has a certain format, there a certain
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Week 4 DQ 4 Copy - Week Four Discussion Questions In this age of electronic communications such as cell phones text messaging and e-mail what is

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