197 Answered Questions for the topic proofreading

Proofreading English Reading Writing

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Assumptions Examples

Hello!Could you guys help and give me some examples of unconscious assumptions, working assumptions, warranted assumptions, hidden assumptions, and value or belief assumptions??I am not sure the... more
Proofreading English Reading Writing

12/29/20

How do I learn the difference between a verb and adverb? Help!

11/27/20

How do I ensure my college application sets me apart? What do I need to do to be the strongest college applicant possible?

For students looking for help distinguishing themselves in the college application process, including the Common App, personal statements, supplemental essays, etc.
Proofreading English Grammar Reading

11/11/20

What is the best way to teach (and learn) writing? Is Common Core's approach correct?

Writing skills seem to have deteriorated to the point of mass incoherence, if not illiteracy. Are schools using the correct methods? Do we know even what the "correct" method is, or how writing... more
Proofreading

11/05/20

What is a dangling modifier and how do I fix it?

When I write, I know it's a good idea to change my sentence structure throughout an essay. However, this means I can make more mistakes like misplaced modifiers.Here's one I wrote: Having sent... more
Proofreading Writing Editing

08/07/20

What is an Abstract?

Proofreading Writing Editing

07/23/20

What's the difference between proofreading and editing?

Proofreading Writing

06/13/20

Why should one read aloud when proofreading?

06/02/20

Reactivating account

How do I reactivate my account as a Wyzant Tutor?Loretta Huddleston
Proofreading English Grammar Writing

04/03/20

English essay can anyone help me out please

I'm trying to do a 800 word essay on "Don’t Let Stereotype Wrap Your Judgement” by Robert HelibornerI did my outline but I feel like I didn't get this right like my body paragraphs is off.here's my... more
Proofreading English Reading Writing

10/05/19

"we earnestly look forward to hearing from you" Is this an okay phrase to use?

I am thinking about ending a hand-written letter with a phrase "Thank you so much again for reading this letter, and we earnestly look forward to hearing from you." I added the word "earnestly"... more

08/23/19

What makes a sentence a run-on? Can reading the sentence aloud help?

My friend said that she has to take a breath in the middle of a long sentence and that makes it a run-on. Is that correct? How do I know if it is a run-on sentence?
Proofreading Grammar Reading Writing

08/21/19

What is a homophone?

What is a homophone, and can you give an example of one?
Proofreading English Grammar Grammar

08/13/19

Does this sentence make sense? Specifically after the comma in the second sentence.

Bryan Stevenson was in law school, lost. Lost because he did not find a meaning in his education with law, unfulfilled with the required monotonous courses.
Proofreading

07/30/19

Determine the major supporting details of this paragraph

Advertising is part of the free market system and has several benefits. First, by encouraging competition, it fosters economic growth. New products are developed and offered, stimulating the... more
Proofreading

07/11/19

What are some tips for effective proofreading?

Proofreading

07/11/19

What are the standard proofreading symbols?

Proofreading

07/11/19

Where did the word 'Preventative' come from?

Proofreading

07/11/19

What distinguishes SCI editing from conventional proofreading/editing?

Proofreading

07/11/19

What is kinetic proofreading and how does it work?

Proofreading

07/11/19

What are some good proofreading exercises?

Proofreading

07/11/19

What are the proofreading symbols?

Proofreading

07/11/19

What are some proofreading strategies to follow?

Proofreading

07/11/19

Is Big Bang mathematically proven?

Proofreading Creative Writing Editing

06/17/19

Can stories be "revived"?

Has it happened to you that "you're in love" with an idea of yours? Like a core idea that you won't let go no matter what?I heard that people usually write, check and recheck the story they write,... more

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