Writing for Diverse Purposes & Mediums


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Academic writing is generally more _____ than most types of communication.

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1. Communication always involves two parties: the sender and the _____.

2. Slang is the least formal _____ of language.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

In order to see what you know about writing for diverse purposes and mediums, gain access to the worksheet and quiz. Communication and academic writing are just some of the topics on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can check your knowledge of the following topics:

  • Characteristics of slang
  • What needs to be considered in business
  • Something that has changed the way many of us send written messages
  • Attributes of academic writing
  • Parties involved in communication

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the impact of email and other communication methods
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on various intents and mediums in writing
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about attributes of slang and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Gain more insights on these writing topics using the lesson titled Writing for Diverse Purposes & Mediums. Thanks to this lesson, you can:

  • Understand the purpose of writing
  • Identify different types of writing
  • Determine what a rhetorical situation is