Question: How do better college writers adjust speaking to writing?
Answer: “Found that better college writers made more adjustments from speaking to writing.” BC Jamieson. 1984. P. 421.
Comment: The more informal the writing, the more the writing is like speaking. Good writers strive for standard English, which removes the characteristics of speaking. RayS.
Title: “Annotated Bibliography of Research in the Teaching of English.” RK Durst and JD Marshall. Research in the Teaching of English, (December 1985), 405-424.