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Andrew Quarless ENGL 202-D Leslie Robertson Mateer Spring 2009 Business Communication Essentials Practice Your Knowledge (pgs. 94-95, nos.1-47) The “You” Attitude: 1. We request that you have the order form supplied in the back of our catalog. So that your order is processed properly, please complete the order form located in the back of our catalog. 2. We insist that you always bring your credit card to the store. Having a credit card will most definitely provide a fast and enjoyable experience in the store. 3. We want to get rid of all our 15-inch monitors to make room in our warehouse for the 19-inch screens. Thus we are offering a 25 percent discount on all sales this week.…show more content…
Bias-Free Language: 21. For an Indian, Maggie certainly is outgoing. Maggie is surely outgoing. 22. He needs a wheelchair, but he doesn’t let his handicap affect his job performance. His physical disabilities do not affect his job performance. 23. A pilot must have the ability to stay calm under pressure, and then he must be trained to cope with any problem that arises. A pilot must have the ability to stay calm under pressure, and must be trained to cope with any problem that arises. 24. Candidate Renata Parsons, married and the mother of a teenager, will attend the debate. Candidate Mrs. Renata Parsons will attend the debate. 25. Senior citizen Sam Nugent is still an active salesman. Sam Nugent is still an active salesman. Message Composition: Selecting Words: 26. We will be opening our new facility this upcoming spring. 27. You can now purchase our new Leaf-Away yard and lawn blower at a considerable price. 28. After the reception, we were surprised that almost everyone invited attended. 29. The new production line has been operating effectively on every run. 30. Over the holiday, we hired a crew to increase the productivity. Message Composition: Selecting Words: 31. The two reporters pursued every lead enthusiastically. 32. Even large fashion houses have to match staff size to the normal (seasonal ups and downs). 33.
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