INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH MANUAL

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This document presents a set of guidelines for authors who wish to express themselves more clearly to foreign readers, or readers whose first language is not American English. Topics include idioms, technical terms, jargon, word meaning, acronyms, and international conventions of measurement. The guidelines will help writers of technical documents present their ideas more effectively to audiences that may include individuals whose first language is not American English, including audiences with individuals from other English-speaking countries.

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AMADOR, MABLE & KELLER, YVONNE KELLER February 22, 2002.

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This document presents a set of guidelines for authors who wish to express themselves more clearly to foreign readers, or readers whose first language is not American English. Topics include idioms, technical terms, jargon, word meaning, acronyms, and international conventions of measurement. The guidelines will help writers of technical documents present their ideas more effectively to audiences that may include individuals whose first language is not American English, including audiences with individuals from other English-speaking countries.

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  • Other Information: PBD: 22 Feb 2002

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  • Report No.: LA-UR-02-0977
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-36
  • DOI: 10.2172/808088 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 808088
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc739416

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AMADOR, MABLE & KELLER, YVONNE KELLER. INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH MANUAL, report, February 22, 2002; New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc739416/: accessed September 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.