Business Communication Conciseness Notes

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Conciseness: Redundancy: Direct- repeat Indirect- time, joined expressions, location, direction For example: “round in shape”, “tan in color”, “current”, “now in progress” Hidden Verb: 1) to be- am, are, is ,were, been 2) 9-10 helpers have give perform make produce accomplish achieve experience conduct provide 3) –tion, -sion, -ment, -ance/-ence
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Unformatted text preview: Hidden adverb: -ly 1) prepositions (prepositional phrases) 2) –manner, way, fashion, basis basically, totally, primarily, essentially, fundamentally Prepositional Change: About, Before, Because, To (use instead) Expletives: It There This (Don’t want them to be in the beginning) Ask yourself what it means*...
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  • Spring '13
  • ProfessorBorst-Rothe
  • Work in progress, prepositional phrases, Adverb

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