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18F plain language tutorial

This is a repository of documents for 18F Edu's "Plain language tutorial" course.

Plain language is concise, straightforward writing. It avoids jargon and obscurity. It considers broad audiences. It makes reading simple, but it doesn’t condescend. And if you’re writing for the government, plain language is the law.

This tutorial will cover the basics of plain language and point to resources you can use for continued study.

About 18F EDU

18F Edu provides self-directed training materials and proctored workshops to develop the skill sets of 18F and our partners.

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This project is in the public domain within the United States, and copyright and related rights in the work worldwide are waived through the CC0 1.0 Universal public domain dedication.

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