Ahh, nothing like a good voice over challenge! Here is part of the copy for an elearning algebraic thinking narration job.

Is this one sentence? Yes. Yes it is!

Go ahead and give it a try. Read it out loud and see how you would do it. Chances are you will quickly find more than one way to say it.

“They bring two complementary abilities to bear on problems involving quantitative relationships: the ability to decontextualize—to abstract a given situation and represent it symbolically and manipulate the representing symbols as if they have a life of their own, without necessarily attending to their referents—and the ability to contextualize, to pause as needed during the manipulation process in order to probe into the referents for the symbols involved.”

Love it!