Steven Ringer thinks this is interesting: Global English syntaxFor the most part, syntax that is good for a worldwide audience is also good for native English speakers. The following guidelines are helpful to all users of technical content, but they are especially helpful to non-native English speakers.Note From Global English syntax from Microsoft® Manual of Style, Fourth Edition by Microsoft Corporation Publisher: Microsoft Press Released: January 2012 Note This pages highlights key examples for a global english syntax Share this highlight http://www.safaribooksonline.com/a/microsoft-manual-of/12784925/ Twitter Facebook Google Plus Email Get Instant Access Now Start a Free Trial Have an account? Sign in. Minimise Unlock the rest of Microsoft® Manual of Style, Fourth Edition and 30,000 other books and videos By clicking this box, you confirm that you have read and agree to the terms and conditions of our Membership Agreement, and you understand that when your trial period ends, you will be required to provide billing information if you wish to continue using the service. Unlock the rest of this book Start a Free 10-Day Trial loading Learn about Safari for Business Have an account? Sign in.