PROOFREADING Your reward for proofreading-however tedious the task may seem-is the satisfaction of an error-free publication. Although when to read proof varies with the publisher and frequency of revision, at least two different types of proofreading are essential.
www.voyagesinenglish.com W0013 © Voyages in English 2011 . Common Proofreading Marks Use these proofreading marks to mark changes when you proofread.
Narrative and Literary Writing Revising and Proofreading To revise a dramatic scene, make sure that the conflict is interesting and the characters are believable.
Copy Editing and Proofreading Symbols Symbol Meaning Example Delete Remove the end fitting. Close up The tolerances are with in the range. Delete and Close up Deltete and close up the gap.
Proofreading a College Paper: Guidelines and Checklist This document is available as part of the Troy University Libraries Tutorial . The Tutorial can be accessed online from your TROY Library Web site.
Key Proofreading Marks for 3 rd - 6 th Grade Mark Explanation Examples Begin a new paragraph. Indent the paragraph. Add letters, words, or sentences. Add a comma.
"let stand." S/V subject/verb agreement The problem with these cities are leadership. T verb tense problem He comes into the room, and he pulled his gun.
Grade 4 English Language Arts 166B Proofreading Lesson 7 GRADE 4 English Language Arts Proofreading: Lesson 7 Read aloud to the students the material that is printed in boldface type inside the boxes.
S: \TLC_Services\General\OFFICE pprwk\HANDOUTS\Proofreading v Consulting.docx Proofreading v. Consulting Many people come to the writing center knowing they have to fix something, but not quite sure what.
A Scribendi.com White Paper Copyright © 2009 Scribendi Inc. 6 www.scribendi.com Professional Business Writing is too Complex for Grammar Checkers If you are relying on the grammar check in your word processor to catch grammatical errors, you are likely putting many hours of hard work in jeopardy.