Thesaurus / plainness
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Perhaps because they are nocturnal and well camouflaged, colugos live hidden in plain sight.
ON A COOL NIGHT IN MALAYSIA, SCIENTISTS TRACK MYSTERIOUS COLUGOS ACROSS THE TREETOPSYAO-HUA LAWNOVEMBER 20, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Rebecca Monteleone translated this story into plain language.
EDITOR’S NOTE: WHY WE WROTE ABOUT THE WAY PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES GET TREATEDBY T. CHRISTIAN MILLER, PROPUBLICA, AND JILL JORDEN SPITZ, ARIZONA DAILY STARNOVEMBER 5, 2020PROPUBLICA
The mail-in and early-vote enthusiasm has been overwhelming, and I believe that more Americans are just plain tired of the current administration and ready for a change than the polls may have captured.
HERE’S WHO THE POWER RANKERS THINK ARE GOING TO WIN — EVERYTHINGTHE RANKING COMMITTEEOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He was lucky, he said, because the state allowed much of the legalese to be shortened and rewritten in plain language.
HOW NORTH CAROLINA’S MAIL-IN ENVELOPE GOT A NEW, EASIER-TO-USE LOOKBONNIE BERKOWITZOCTOBER 15, 2020WASHINGTON POST
WORDS RELATED TO PLAINNESS
- clean lines
- lack of adornment
- sophistication artlessness
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