Developing Proofreading and Editing Skills w/ Student CD-ROM Package: With Student CD-Rom

Book & Toy | March 25, 2004

bySue C Camp

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Developing Proofreading and Editing Skills, 5/e by Camp provides instruction and applications designed to sharpen skills in detecting and correcting errors in written communications including memos, letters, reports, email messages, databases, presentation slides, advertisements, and spreadsheets. The material progresses from easy-to-recognize errors to those more difficult to spot, allowing students to build confidence and skill. Highlights of the 5th edition include a discussion of voice-recognition technology and proofreading and editing, end-of-chapter text applications with two applications in each chapter available on CD-ROM, and a series of seven review modules offering challenging proofreading practice.

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Developing Proofreading and Editing Skills, 5/e by Camp provides instruction and applications designed to sharpen skills in detecting and correcting errors in written communications including memos, letters, reports, email messages, databases, presentation slides, advertisements, and spreadsheets. The material progresses from easy-to-...

Format:Book & ToyDimensions:400 pages, 10.7 × 8.4 × 0.7 inPublished:March 25, 2004Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0072976551

ISBN - 13:9780072976557

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Keyboarding Errors

Chapter 2 Spelling and Confusing Words

Chapter 3 Capitalization

Chapter 4 Plurals, Possessives and Word Division

Chapter 5 Comma Usage

Chapter 6 Other Punctuation

Chapter 7 Grammar

Chapter 8 Sentence Structure

Chapter 9 Number Style

Chapter 10 Formatting Letters Memos and E-Mail

Chapter 11 Formatting Reports and Other Multiple Page Documents

Chapter 12 Proofreading Statistical and Technical Documents

Chapter 13 Correcting Inconsistencies

Chapter 14 Editing for Clarity, Conciseness and Completeness

Chapter 15 Editing for Language Use

Chapter 16 Proofreading, Editing and Voice Recognition Technology

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