Plain-english media, llc, is an independent publishing company based in alameda, ca plain-english media provides authoritative, clear, and practical guidance that helps readers in their roles as professionals and volunteer community leaders. These examples of plain are from the cambridge english corpus and from sources on the web any opinions in the examples do not represent the opinion of the cambridge dictionary editors or of cambridge university press or its licensors. Plain english, to most people, means english that is simple and clear it means english that is free from the jargon and gobbledegook that clogs up so much writing today. What is the federal reserve system learn about the fed, in plain english learn about the history of the federal reserve, how it operates and why it's central to the us economy. In plain english or language (understandably) en lenguaje claro or sencillo (frankly) (hablando) sin rodeos in plain english, don't be so nosy isn't it great when experts talk in plain english the book explains these theories in plain language if someone would tell them in plain language what needs to be done, they would respond.
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In clear, straightforward, and uncomplicated english chronic atherosclerosis in the coronary arteries has stopped oxygen-rich blood from reaching the heart, leading to a myocardial infarction in plain english, you've. Plain english is writing that is clear and straightforward, targeted at the appropriate reading level, and free of jargon, wordiness, and clichés. A small boston-based creative agency bringing strategic thought to every project we encounter we help people and brands tell a better story and we strongly believe that intelligent input, equals beautiful output.
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