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    Default impersonal or personal language

    What is the meaning of :

    impersonal or personal language?

    false or fabricated data?

    experimental results?

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    Default Re: impersonal or personal language

    Personal language is direct- you made a mistake- while imprersonal is less direct- a mistake was made.
    If the person made up the data, then 'fabricated' would work better for me.
    Are the results experimental or are they the results of the experiment?

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    Default Re: impersonal or personal language

    Thanks for your reply.

    But I think I still don't understand fabricated or false data.
    Please help.

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    Default Re: impersonal or personal language

    Fabricated and false data mean "made up, untrue or incorrect data".
    Last edited by panjandrum; 21-Apr-2006 at 14:22.

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    Default Re: impersonal or personal language

    Thank you for your reply.

    That was very helpful.

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    Default Re: impersonal or personal language

    Quote Originally Posted by Fame
    Thank you for your reply.
    That was very helpful.
    You are sincerely welcome.

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