South-Western Publishing Company, 1992 - Proofreading - 282 pages
This book is designed to develop competent proofreading and editing skills through self-paced instruction. Two new chapters have been added that reinforce editing for conciseness and clarity. Additional emphasis is given to proofreading for errors in keyboarding, spelling, word division, format, capitalization, punctuation, word usage, grammar and content.
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Keyboarding Errors Part 1
Word Division Errors
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abbreviations academic degree appropriate proofreading symbols April 25 attend brochure Business Education capitalization City clause comma completing this chapter complimentary close conciseness copy correctly a list dangling modifiers Date Dear desktop publishing detect spelling errors document double space Edit employees enclosed Enclosure Flexplace following sentences format Insert JACKSON COLLEGE Jackson Herald January January 20 Job 1 Proofread Joyce Chan letter located Manager March 17 margin mark errors meeting memo noun October 25 P.O. Box paragraph parentheses Partners passive voice person Phone phrase Progressive proofreading pronoun Proofread the following punctuation registration Roger Moe secretary sentence is correct sentences for errors Sincerely Spell correctly SPELLING REVIEW Street Study these tips symbols to indicate symbols to mark telephone template tips and apply verb word division WRAL-TV write