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Proofreading Guide for Students - Secondary Education - About.com
Directions:Use the following proofreading guide to weed common errors. Until you put these to memory, you may find it helpful to remember the steps using the  ...
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Proofreading - Grammar and Composition - About.com
According to Thomas Means, "Proofreading differs from editing in that it mainly involves looking for errors or omissions rather than improving writing style or ...
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How to Proofread Effectively - Top Ten Tips
Hear what Mark Twain had to say on the subject of proofreading, and then consider our ten tips for proofreading effectively.
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How to Proofread Text and Layouts - Desktop Publishing - About.com
To catch other less obvious errors you need to visually proofread your document. Visual proofreading of text and layout occurs at many stages, from early drafts ...
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Proofreading Do's and Don'ts - Homework/Study Tips - About.com
Even the best, most experience writers make mistakes. Everybody needs to proofread, and proofread again. Use these tips to avoid a costly mistake.
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French Proofreading and Editing Tips - Key problem areas in French ...
Whether you're checking over French homework, proofreading an essay, or verifying a translation, there are certain key problem areas to watch out for. This is ...
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Correcting Run-On Sentences - Proofreading Practice
Proofreading Practice: Correcting Run-On Sentences and Comma Splices. Why I Had to Get Rid of the Monster. By Richard Nordquist · Grammar & Composition ...
http://grammar.about.com/od/grammarexercises/a/Proofreading-Practice-Correcting-Run-on-Sentences-And-Comma-Splices.htm
Proofreading Tips for Job Seekers - Job Searching - About.com
The smallest typo on your resume, cover letter, or other application materials can prevent you from getting an interview. Here's how to proofread your job ...
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Checklist for Editing Paragraphs and Essays
Checklist for Editing Paragraphs and Essays. A Quick Guide to Editing and Proofreading a Composition. By Richard Nordquist · Grammar & Composition Expert.
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Proofreading Practice: Homonyms and Homophones
Even on a good day, proofreading our own work is a tricky job. We're inclined to see what we want to see, and usually what we don't want to see are our ...
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