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Gobbledygook

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NIGHT

Q. What is gobbledygook?

A. Empty phrases that make it look like you know what you’re talking about.

With the Gobbledygook Generator you can make your own.

THE GOBBLEDYGOOK GENERATOR

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Crystal mark

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NOON

The Crystal mark is an award made by the Plain English Campaign.

It has become widely recognised as a guarantee that a document has been written and designed as clearly as possible.

Chrissie Maher OBE

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MORNING

What an amazing woman Chrissie Maher is!

Chrissie blogs.

But much more than that! Here is what she says:

“I founded Plain English Campaign out of exasperation. I was born into a large, poor Liverpool family back in 1938, and left school almost illiterate. But night school opened the world to me, and I began to see injustices.”

And here is a link to what she has achieved.

PLAIN ENGLISH CAMPAIGN