Re: [Czechlist] Re: Readability
- At 15:29 2001/07/29 EDT, JPKirchner wrote:
>Ignore any grammar checker in any program.Ooooh! And to think I thought I was harsh saying they were "nearly
>. . . There is nothing wrong with passive sentences, if they are clear.. . .
>Not only is there nothing wrong with passive sentences used judiciously .. ..
The "if" and the "used judiciously" are key, of course.
>Nonetheless, when I wrote, "He graduated from Notre Dame," my previousROFL!
>version of Word would stop during its grammar check, highlight "Dame", and
>tell me, "Sexist expression. Avoid using, except in reference to British
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