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Weeknote 9: Euphemisms and poems

I had an interesting letter from Honda this week about a safety recall. Not interesting because of the content but because of the style.

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Gove v Gowers: rules for writing

I was amused to find out this week that Michael Gove has been telling his civil servants how to write letters. He has compiled what he calls, rather presumptuously, ‘Gove’s Golden Rules’ for writing. The ten rules – listed in

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