Plain Language

August 13, 2019

Plain Language and Translation: Why Being Positive Improves Clarity

Plain Language and Translation: Why Being Positive Improves Clarity Here at Sylaba we often talk about plain language and translation. This is because plain language plays a […]
July 30, 2019
culturally and linguistically diverse community

Writing for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Communities

Writing for culturally and linguistically diverse communitiesFirst of all, "culturally and linguistically diverse communities", CALD, are those communities that were either born overseas or one of […]
June 15, 2019

CALD Resource Development: A Tip to Shortening Sentences

Making your NAATI translations more accessible to CALD communities in AustraliaOne of the barriers to understanding written English is sentence length. Many people, no matter what […]
April 24, 2019

Plain English or Easy English, What’s the Difference?

Plain English or Easy English – What’s the DifferenceThe two sound the same, don’t they? But they’re not! Plain English is a simplified style, free of jargon […]