Writing Improvement Exercise: Reducing Wordy Compound Prepositions
Revise the following sentences to avoid wordy compound prepositions.
a. We were unsure as to whether or not to reveal the actual costs.
b. Despite the fact that we lost the contract, we feel good about the future.
c. Please investigate the manner in which the contract was awarded.
d. At a later date we will revise the contract inasmuch as the law has changed.
e. You have full use of the funds until such time as the contract changes.