Sentence length: It’s confusing

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Sentence length: It's confusing

Get it? Sentence length is one of the top 2 predictors of readability. The longer the sentence, the harder it is to understand. Image by María Victoria Heredia Reyes

Why reduce sentence length?

Measure sentence length

How to reduce sentence length

Use more periods

Vary sentence length

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