Please read “Chapter 16: Using Plain and Persuasive Style” in Technical Communication Today and respond to the following prompt.
At the beginning of the chapter, the author describes the use of style in the professional workplace as “not embellishment or ornamentation” (422). “Good style” the author writes, “goes beyond these kinds of superficial cosmetic changes” (422). He goes on to list four general strategies for considering style.
In general, in what ways does the information regarding style from this chapter inform the writing you do and will do in your career? More specifically, discuss how you might consider the use of style in your Rhetorical-Genre Analysis Memo. In both instances, draw from the textbook and include examples when appropriate.
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