Rutherfoord presents clear simplified explanations of the practical applications of writing in vocational/technical fields. The motivational reading passages are designed to stimulate readers' interest in vocabulary and introduce traditional and applied writing assignments. The text provides accessible explanations and exercises in language and style, writing elements, forms of technical communications, grammar units and mechanics units, as well as job search techniques. For individuals needing an introduction to writing for technical/vocational fields.They use modifiers sparingly, but when they do, the modifiers are adjectives that add meaning, such as parallel, ... Exercise 5.5 The following description is taken from the instructional manual for a Fluke digital multimeter, model 8010A/8012A.
|Title||:||Basic Communication Skills for Technology|
|Author||:||Andrea J. Rutherfoord|
|Publisher||:||Longman Publishing Group - 2000|