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Avoid using “be able to” and “be capable of”

Posted on: May 17th, 2013 by Lou Wheatcraft 5 Comments

A common issue that frequently comes up is the use of  “The system shall be capable of…..” or “The system shall be able to….” vs. “The system shall …..”  People often ask:  Is there a distinction?  What is wrong with … Read More