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simple English

Clear, straightforward, and uncomplicated English terminology. Chronic atherosclerosis in the coronary arteries has stopped oxygen-rich blood from reaching the heart, leading to a myocardial infarction. In simple English, you've suffered a heart attack. I wish these software agreements would be written in simple English, rather than this legalese gobbledygook.
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And hardly had the carriage turned the corner and rattled into the high road with this inexplicable pair, than the whistle broke forth - prolonged, and low and tremulous; and the groom, already so far relieved, vented the rest of his surprise in one simple English word, friendly to the mouth of Jack-tar and the sooty pitman, and hurried to spread the news round the servants' hall of Naseby House.
Second-rate dandies and roues, widow-ladies who always have a lawsuit, and very simple English folks, who fancy they see "Continental society" at these houses, put down their money, or ate their meals, at Madame de Borodino's tables.
The Dollars and Sense of Divorce" skips the confusing legalese and in simple English guides divorcing couples and families through every step and nuance of the process.
This new capability allows Web navigators to get immediate help from an AltaVista "librarian" by asking questions in simple English and getting the single, most relevant answer.
IT was reported yesterday that new rules to be brought in later this year by the Home Office will mean that foreign footballers from outside the EU will be barred from joining British league clubs unless they can speak simple English.
95): it makes the math behind equity investing simple, offering over 100 ratios and formulas broken down into easy steps and presented in simple English for the non-mathematician.
If we're serious about relating better to residents we need to communicate with them in plain, simple English.
At this time our son is being taught Spanish and French; we ask why, when he is unable to even spell a simple English word like church?
The pounds 23,000-ayear public school has had growing concern about the inability of new arrivals into its sixth form to cope with simple English tasks like spelling, constructing a sentence and punctuation.
Finally, there is a commonsensical "how-to" book using simple English that can be of immense use to public- and private-sector agencies, communities, school districts, cities, counties, states, and nations.
They write very simple English - fifth- and sixth-grade English.
Mr Walsh would be better off downsizing his vocabulary and sticking to nice simple English words such as "lessons".
Adam Smith's style is, of course, very different than that of most modern economists, who are either incapable of writing simple English or have decided that they have more to gain by concealment.
Written by the recognized authority in taxes, this book transforms the complex new tax laws into simple English that any taxpayer can understand.
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