TITLE

Mind your business language

AUTHOR(S)
Damon, Nadia
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Training & Coaching Today;Jul/Aug2008, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the problem of substandard grammar among employees in Great Britain. In June 2008, software developer Basic Writing Skills found that two-thirds of respondents would fail a basic literacy test comprising 10 questions. Alison Cowper, learning consultant at training firm Hemsley Fraser, claims there is a big demand for grammar and punctuation tuition, as well as the general use of English, from companies looking to upskill their workforce.
ACCESSION #
33591062

 

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