Firearms Safety Tip: Transition Words When Handling Guns | USCCA

I know I’m reaching back into my former world of teaching once again, but I couldn’t resist. It’s amazing how some of those concepts can translate to the world of firearms. Take “transitions,” for instance. In the context of communication, transitions are important for a speaker, writer or presenter to be clear and concise when moving from one topic to another. Thus, transition words or phrases are important cues with very particular meanings that guide you and others to think and react in a particular way. Just like teaching and writing, transitions are critical when it comes to firearms safety.

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