Test yourself

Answer the following questions or finish the sentences.


1.  Plain language is the language: (1 p.)

2.  The typical word order of an English sentence is: (1 p.)

3.  Which voice is preferred in plain English? (1 p.)

4.  How many words on average are recommended for a sentence in plain English? (1 p.)

5.  How many words on average are recommended in a plain English paragraph? (1 p.)

6.  Which indirect speech question is correct? (1 p.)

7.  What is a plain English equivalent of the verb “to peruse”? (1 p.)

8.  What is plain English equivalent of the noun “remittance”? (1 p.)

9.  What does KISS stand for? (1 p.)

10.  In plain English you should use verbs rather than nominalisations.
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