Unformatted text preview: hear them out because they may have a different perspective on the subject that could add substance to the paper. When others suggest changes to a paper that someone has written, it is not to make them feel discouraged, but to help them make corrections. Often, if a writer does their own proofreading and revising they can miss mistakes because they are so close to the work. However, when a writer chooses to have someone else proofread their work the person is more likely to find errors that the writer could have missed because they are seeing it with a “fresh set of eyes”. Feedback is a very important part of the proofreading step in writing and it is wise to listen to the advice that is given....
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- Spring '10
- Writing, Writer, following discussion question