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Health Literacy: Plain Language

What is Plain Language

Plain language is communication your audience can understand the first time they read or hear it.  Written material is in plain language if your audience can:

  • Find what they need;
  • Understand what they find;
  • Use what they find to meet their needs

Retrieved from: https://plainlanguage.gov/guidelines/

Glossaries & Thesauri

Creating Plain Language Resources

Plain Language Resources