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Formality. “Tuxedo or Jeans?”. Don’t: “I believe, in my opinion”, etc. Don’t: 1 st (I, we, etc.) or 2 nd person (you /you understood) (except when quoting directly) Don’t use contractions. Do: State opinion as if it were fact: Eg .: “There are many reasons why…should…”

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Formality

Formality

“Tuxedo or Jeans?”


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Don’t: “I believe, in my opinion”, etc.

Don’t: 1st (I, we, etc.) or 2nd person (you /you understood) (except when quoting directly)

Don’t use contractions.

Do: State opinion as if it were fact: Eg.: “There are many reasons why…should…”

Do: 3rd person (He, she, it, they)

EXCEPTION: “Direct Quotes”

Use “Do not” NOT “Don’t”

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Don’t: Use slang or clichés

Don’t: abrev.

Don’t: use the same word over and over

Exception: When quoting directly

Do: Vary words and vary sentence structure

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