Another attempt at plain language

John Cowan cowan at
Sun Sep 13 19:05:19 CEST 2015

Shawn Steele scripsit:

> Furthermore, it seems to me that most web sites are already writing
> to the audiences that they intend to target.  It’s difficult for me
> to imagine a and a

Not all resources are textual.  The Voice of America broadcasts both in
ordinary English and in Special English, which fits nicely into this
category of simple/plain/easy language: it not only limits vocabulary
but is spoken more slowly than VOA ordinary English.

John Cowan        cowan at
Wer es in kleinen Dingen mit der Wahrheit nicht ernst nimmt, dem kann
man auch in grossen Dingen nicht vertrauen.  --Albert Einstein on honesty

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