Revising the Manuscript-Part 1

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Revising the Manuscript Objectives for this Unit In this unit, you will learn the distinction between revising, editing, and proofreading. how to approach the revision process. the questions critical to effective revision. effective revision strategies
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Revising the Manuscript Revising, Editing, and Proofreading What’s the difference? Revising “Revising” means re-visioning—literally, re-seeing the paper and its contents until they match the concept you have in your mind.
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Revising the Manuscript Revising, Editing, and Proofreading What’s the difference? Editing “Editing” refers to changing words and sentences so that individual ideas are expressed as accurately, appropriately, and economically as necessary.
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Revising the Manuscript Revising, Editing, and Proofreading What’s the difference? Proofreading “Proofreading” is checking the composition for accuracy and correctness—spelling, punctuation, capitalization, and usage.
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This note was uploaded on 06/22/2009 for the course ENGL 1302 taught by Professor None during the Spring '08 term at Tarrant County.

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