How ASD-STE100 Simplified Technical English can help you save time and cost
STVY (Finnish STC) article on ASD-STE100 Simplified Technical English by Dr. Frans Wijma. Nakyma-STE-article
First published in Suomen teknisen viestinnän yhdistys ry. • The Finnish Technical Communications Society • Näkymä Joulukuu/December 2012
Rules regulate the choice and use of words, building phrases and sentences, the use of articles, the verb tenses that can be used and (to some extent) the punctuation. Some of the rules are specific to procedural or to descriptive text. Part of the rules is generally known to professional communicators, but the overall set is in general rather nicely balanced while going beyond most corporate and general style guides..