The Basics: Proofreading: A Programmed Approach / Edition 4

The Basics: Proofreading: A Programmed Approach / Edition 4

by Orr, Daniels, Carol Henson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0538723742

ISBN-13: 9780538723749

Pub. Date: 01/23/2002

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Basics of Proofreading, 4E provides a programmed approach to reviewing the rules for effective written communication. Short concise content delivers a thorough approach with clear-cut examples and exercises to reinforce learning. Use of current technology including the Internet has been incorporated as well as SCANS workplace readiness skills. Humor is also added

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Basics of Proofreading, 4E provides a programmed approach to reviewing the rules for effective written communication. Short concise content delivers a thorough approach with clear-cut examples and exercises to reinforce learning. Use of current technology including the Internet has been incorporated as well as SCANS workplace readiness skills. Humor is also added to emphasize key principles and concepts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780538723749
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/23/2002
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Proofreading for Quality Control 2. Keyboarding Errors 3. Abbreviation Errors 4. Word Division Errors 5. Number Expression Errors 6. Format Errors 7. Grammar Errors: Subject and Verb Agreement 8. Grammar Errors: Pronoun Agreement and Selection 9. Errors in Confusing Words 10. Punctuation Errors 11. Internal Punctuation Errors 12. Capitalization Errors 13. Editing for Content 14. Editing for Conciseness 15. Editing for Clarity, Solutions to Chapter Applications Appendix Index.

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