Free guides on writing clearly

Plenty of hints and tips, all available free of charge.


We offer some free guidance booklets you can download. They are the Plain English Lexicon (see the Publications menu); Communicating with Older People (see Publications > Books); and the Plain Language Commission Style Guide (see Publications > Books).

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This document gives you a quick summary of clear-writing ideas.

15 Tips on Writing Plain English

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