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Use of Words - Development Level Skill Check

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Finding the best words
Practice
Advice

1 Do you choose the best words to use?

In my written work...




The effect your words create - The choices you can make
Practice
Advice

2 Do you use words to create an effect?

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The effect your words create - Things to avoid
Practice
Advice

3 Do you think about style?

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Being concise
Practice
Advice

4 Do you write concisely?

In my university written work...




 

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