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Email Has Changed Communication

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Which of the following statements is NOT true of how email has changed the way people communicate?

A

Writing style has become shortened; as email becomes a more common way of communicating, a new language of abbreviations and shorthand sentences is forming.

B

People don’t communicate as much as they used to; email is so efficient that communication has decreased.

C

It is more efficient to contact people across the globe; there is no “long distance” cost of sending an email to another country, and time differences do not matter.

D

Conversations can be asynchronous; discussions can continue at the convenience of each party instead of all at once.