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3. Enhancing Message Clarity To make your business messages more effective, revise for vigor and directness. You can strengthen your writing by unburying verbs, controlling exuberance, and choosing precise words. Which of the sentences contain buried verbs? Check all that apply. I’ll make an assumption that Lisa received the e-mail. Consider the economic climate. Please take action on the recommendations in the customer satisfaction report. The entire team engaged in the preparation of the proposal Paul submitted on Wednesday. Points:
1 / 1 Close Explanation Explanation: Buried verbs have been needlessly converted into wordy noun expressions. Keep your messages clear and concise by unburying verbs to avoid wordy verb/noun conversions. Engaged in the preparation of can be unburied as prepared . Make an assumption can be unburied as assume . Take action can be unburied as act . The buried verb phrase engage in evaluation can be revised to evaluate .

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