Levels of formality

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Formality in legal writing Different forms of writing call for different levels of formality. For example, writing to a friend will normally be informal. However, all business writing, and especially legal writing, is formal. However, you should avoid over-formality, which to the contemporary reader can sound pompous (=affectedly and irritatingly grand, solemn, or self-important). Most modern legal […]

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