§ Writing rebuttals, Tobias style
- Writing rebuttals, key take-aways:
- Make your headings for reviewers who are seeing your rebuttal projected on a screen to defend your paper.
- Don't write in Q?A style
- Write as a paragraph, where we write the strong answer first, and then point back to the question.
- Use subclause to indicate that sentence is unfinished. Eg: the bug in our compiler has been fixed (bad!). The reader may see "the bug in our compiler..." and conclude something crazy. Ratther, we should write "While there was a bug in our compiler, we fixed it ...". The
While makes it clear