Pre-Course Survey: Plain and Clear Language / Grammar / ESL / Foundations

Use the form below to let us know the needs and interests you have for the upcoming course in plain language, ESL, or grammar and style in which you are registered. There are no right or wrong answers to these questions. We use this information to tailor our courses to your needs.

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  1. Fill in the biographical data in the “Information about you”. Note that values are required in all the fields of this section.
  2. Answer the eight questions that follow by inserting text in the boxes provided. Text is required in all of the boxes; please enter NA in any box for which you do not wish to add a comment.
  3. Select the Send button to send the information to us or the Clear button to erase your entries and start again.

Thank you for taking a few minutes to provide us with this information. Your feedback will guarantee that the course addresses your specific writing interests.

Information about you


Email address:*:
Course title:

Course start date (if known):

City in which course is being held:

Writing in your job

1. What is your job function?

2. What kinds of documents do you write?

3. What comments do your readers or reviewers make on the style and grammar of your documents?

4.Irrespective of what your readers say, what areas of plain language do you wish to improve on?

5. Are your documents posted on the Web?

6.Comments on the nature of your Web documents?

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