A to Z of legal phrases (English, United Kingdom, Plain English Campaign)

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For which legal systems does the resource provide instruction? United Kingdom
On which topics does the resource provide instruction? plain language, plain English, legal language, legal English, legal terminology
For which languages is instruction provided? English
Title of the online educational resource for law and legal systems A to Z of legal phrases
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URL http://www.plainenglish.co.uk/a-to-z-of-legal-phrases.html
Does this resource include a glossary, dictionary, or similar reference material? yes
Was this resource published in law review or similar academic or professional journal? no
Is this resource freely available online? yes
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Does this resource include an audio or video presentation? no
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Description of the resource This guide is intended to help in two ways:* it should help non-lawyers understand legal phrases; and* it should give lawyers ideas for explaining the legal phrases that they use.
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If the source of the description was online, insert the source here "A to Z of legal phrases," Plain English Campaign, accessed June 14, 2020, http://www.plainenglish.co.uk/a-to-z-of-legal-phrases.html
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