UWA Staff

Simple words

The UWA staff site provides easy access to information for new and current staff. This includes procedures and planning, Human Resources, the induction process, Financial Services, Research and Teaching and Learning, as well as details of facilities, parking and transport information, and all about UWA’s social side.

Further information

Online content

Avoid using complex words when you can use simple words with the same meaning.

Complex words to be replaced

Avoid:
Use:
commencement
start, beginning
consequently
then, as a result
disseminate
tell, spread, share, broadcast
enumerate
number, list, count
facilitate
help, assist, make easy, bring about
institute (verb)
start, organise, introduce
necessitate
need, require
nevertheless
however, but
subsequently
then, after, as a result
cessation
end, stop, finish
ad nauseam
and so on, excessive, never-ending