Well, 45 years later I've got my own candidate in the brevity
Rather, the purpose of brevity
words ("slanguage") is to communicate precise tactical information/instructions with a single word via a common, agreed-upon vocabulary.
Of course, if brevity
were the sole virtue of lawmaking, legislators would never go to Salem at all.
It's a tidy package, but its brevity
allows for only a taste of each subject.
This seven-song EP of quiet personal dramas, the kind that should make Springsteen sit up and take notice, has one fault: brevity
Expanding on his canine aversion, Roy recalled with a brevity
that would impress an old time telegram operator: 'Dog gulped down gerbil.
They perform their function of introducing their subjects acceptably, but, in part because of their brevity
, are often limited.
doesn't always equal clarity, especially since the author has a fondness for cliches.
This may help explain the brevity
of my stay in show business.
Unfortunately, for the sake of brevity
, some large steps in the development of equations and/or their application were taken, making some parts of the text difficult to follow for the uninitiated.
More accessible through their subject-matter and relative brevity
are treatises on Prayer and Martyrdom.
Nevertheless, the uniqueness of the subject, missions and the brevity
of the book make it an interesting read.