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Concise Language: Removing the excess
Common Core: 6.L.3a

Concise Language: Removing the excess

Author: Linda Neuman

This lesson discusses limiting qualifying phrases and intensifiers in writing.

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Trimming the fat off your sentences

In this slideshow are guidelines to help you whip your wordy sentences into shape, including examples of unnecessary words that add excess weight but no substance to your writing.