Andrew Bade

Andrew Bade

Stupid Is as Stupid Writes

Stupid Is as Stupid Writes

Most writing experts agree that “direct, declarative sentences with simple common words are usually best.”1 However, most undergraduates admit to intentionally using complex vocabulary to give the impression of intelligence to their readers. Does using complex vocabulary in writing actually increase the perception of higher author intelligence among readers?

Andrew Bade
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