Chapter 1 of your textbook discussed the concept of audience. The purpose of web-document rewrite was to exercise your ability to adapt word choice and sentences
to make the document accessible to a
This concept applies to writing plain language. The idea
is to write in a way that
is clear and understandable to your
One example of such adaptation is the use of jargon.
Jargon is “the vocabulary, peculiar to a particular
trade, profession, or group.”
When you are writing in a plain-language style, is it ok
to use jargon?