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Language is an important tool - it determines how your message is received. Reader-friendly writing helps get your message across. On these pages, you will find tips and tools for writing as well as information on how to order translation and language revision.

Plain language

Plain language is about adapting your text to your intended readers. Get writing tips and try the checklist.

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Style guide

This guide contains our in-house rules on style. Use it to ensure consistency and coherency in texts across the university.



At SLU, we use Swedish and English in parallel. Read more about what needs translating and how to order a translation.

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Language revision

Information about different levels of revision and how to order revision of a text.

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Published: 02 February 2024 - Page editor: sprakkoordinator@slu.se