Getting confused with the English language

2016-11-07T16:08:38+00:00 October 7th, 2014|Categories: English Proofreading|

Keywords: Proofreading; Spelling; Grammar; Punctuation; Editing; Editor; English; Language You might wonder why you would need to use a professional proofreader or editor to check your work. If you speak English then you should be able to write in English, right? Well - yes and no. It really depends what you are writing and who [...]

The joy of children’s books

2016-11-07T16:08:38+00:00 August 20th, 2014|Categories: English Proofreading|

Keywords: Proofreading; Spelling; Grammar; Punctuation; Editing; Editor; English; Language I was trying to learn French for a while. They didn’t teach French in my school, so I was coming to it at a fairly late stage, tired of embarrassing myself trying to order in Paris restaurants. I signed up for a course of lessons and one [...]

Do you understand adjectives?

2016-11-07T16:08:38+00:00 August 15th, 2014|Categories: English Proofreading|

Keywords: Proofreading; Spelling; Grammar; Punctuation; Editing; Editor; English; Language When you are writing a formal document in the English language, one of the key concepts to understand is adjectives and how to use them correctly. Adjectives make up about 25% of the words that are included in the vocabulary of the English language. An adjective describes [...]

Why do we have to learn how to write in English?

2016-11-07T16:08:38+00:00 August 7th, 2014|Categories: English Proofreading|

Keywords: Proofreading; Spelling; Grammar; Punctuation; Editing; Editor; English; Language It is a little bit weird to look at how the English language has come to almost dominate the international world of business and politics. While it is only the third most-common native language in the world (behind Mandarin Chinese and Spanish), English is the official language [...]

It is easy to make mistakes in the English Language

2016-11-07T16:08:38+00:00 July 29th, 2014|Categories: English Proofreading|

Keywords: Proofreading; Spelling; Grammar; Punctuation; Editing; Editor; English; Language Let’s be clear - the English Language is difficult. While it is one of the most popular languages internationally for business and trade, it is a tricky language to learn - there are lots of weird grammatical rules, twists and turns with spelling and punctuation and [...]

The importance of language

2016-11-07T16:08:38+00:00 July 21st, 2014|Categories: English Proofreading|

Keywords: Proofreading; Spelling; Grammar; Punctuation; Editing; Editor; English; Language Whether or not English is your first language, if you are working on an important essay, report, or document, the value of having an independent editor proofread your work is invaluable. When you are thinking and writing, your mind can often play tricks on you. You [...]