I’ve been asked recently about grammar and proper English for ‘important documents’ such as a contract.
Writing a contract has so much mystique and importance associated with it that many people find the thought of a contract to be intimidating. And to be honest, contracts written in legalese help that perception.
However, a contract is simply an agreement between two (or more) parties.
And a well written contract is simply communicating the details of an agreement.
A contract will outline the details of the arrangement so some contracts are much longer than others and some need much more attention to finer details such as provided by a lawyer. But the bottom line is that it is a business document and needs to communicate a clear message.
Writing a contract is like any other business writing in that