7 iUniverse Tips on How To Spot Spelling and Grammar Mistakes

SpellingAs writers, we all know the importance of a gleaming manuscript free from spelling and grammar errors. After all, even just one mistake on the first page can instantly turn the reader off, or worse cause, make them think you’re an amateur.

Mistakes are bad for a writer’s reputation so you’ve got to edit, edit, edit. But if you’ve ever tried to go through your entire manuscript first chapter to last, you’ll know that spotting those pesky mistakes is extremely difficult. Even the writer’s favorite spellchecker simply can’t distinguish between correct phrases and word confusions. (I hat that man, for example)

GrammarSo how can we reduce the number of errors in our writing?

Below are some very effective techniques used by iUniverse Publishing’s professional proofreaders to eradicate those naughty errors.

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Posted on May 31, 2013, in iUniverse, iUniverse Writer's Tip and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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