Links

http://www.clarity-international.net/

Clarity is the international voluntary group that promotes clear language in the law. Read about their conferences, magazine and free yummy breakfasts in London, UK.

http://www.plainlanguagenetwork.org/

PLAIN (Plain Language Association International) is the other main voluntary global group promoting clear language. Their members include the biggest names in this field. PLAIN holds superb two-yearly conferences.

http://www.weaselwords.com.au/

Lots of healthy ranting from Don Watson, an Australian journalist who hates weasel words, business bull and management mumbo-jumbo. His Gobbledygook is in our list of recommended books.

http://www.plainlanguage.gov/examples/humor/9easysteps.cfm

Nice advice for writing badly.

>http://www.accredited-online-college-degrees.com/grammar.html

A short list of basic grammar and punctuation terms. It’s a start.

http://blogs.chicagotribune.com/news_columnists_ezorn/2010/03/forbidden.html

One for literary lumberjacks – write your way out of the dead wood.