ERIC Number: EJ498818
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Little Nothings (Nancy's Wordsmithy).
Technical Communication: Journal of the Society for Technical Communication, v42 n1 p171-73 Feb 1995
Discusses "little nothings"--a paragraph that pretends to give information but only alludes to or implies needed action. Presents examples of little nothings in a marketing flier for a filter. Discusses the role of the technical writer in translating the little nothings into clear, readable text. Discusses ethical issues. (RS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Section: Measuring the Value Added by Professional Technical Communicators.