If there’s one needless word that people love to use, it must be that.
No, really, “that” is the word.
We’ve been editing out the overused “thats” for years, and now there are some guidelines about when “that” is needed, and when it’s not.
Try removing all the “thats” from your next article, news release, white paper, etc. You’ll be surprised how few you need.
What other words do you think are unnecessary?