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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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Proofreading Practice: Homonyms and Homophones
Practice in proofreading the work of others can help us become more aware of our own occasional slip-ups. This exercise offers practice in distinguishing some  ...
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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
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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Proofreading for Errors in Verb Tense - Grammar and Composition
After you have reviewed our pages on regular and irregular verbs, give these five proofreading exercises a try.
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How to Edit and Proofread College Essays - Business School
One of the most important steps in the essay writing process is editing. Once your essay is written, it should be carefully checked over. Find out how to proofread ...
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How to Proofread Text and Layouts - Desktop Publishing - About.com
A simple how-to on how to proofread and doublecheck text and page layout items for a desktop publishing document describes what to check and gives ...
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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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