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Online Writing Tools: Proofreading Tips

Proofreading Tips

  • Leave your essay for at least one day before proofing

  • Print out the essay

  • Read the essay out loud

  • Have a second pair of eyes read your essay - preferably someone who is unfamiliar with the subject matter

  • Proofread at least twice

Writing Roadblocks

  • Forgetting your audience

  • Citing limited resources

  • Becoming distracted

  • Procrastination

Last updated on May 18, 2022 3:11 PM