Even people whose first language is English can attest that essay writing is a challenging task. After all, academic essay writing is not only about your language skills. Essays also have several content and formatting conventions that they need to follow. How can I make sure my paper uses correct English and follows the necessary rules of academic essay writing?
So, you’ve finished your novel or your dissertation, and you want to give it that final read-through and polish. What better way to do this than by using the spell-check function of your word processing program? But wait, before we discuss ways to get the most out of your spell-checker, let’s remember that there are […]
Even though using spellchecking functions and tools usually provided in the word processing package of choice seems rather obvious thing to do, not many writers make full use of this highly effective tool. Even though it is not 100% reliable and caution must be used when relaying on spellchecker to detect and correct your writing […]
On many word processing programs, there is a spell-checker function. Because all spell-checking programs are different, this article will provide general tips for the use of these programs as well as information about using this feature in Microsoft Word, since that particular word processing program is fairly commonly used. Hopefully, by learning to use spell-check, […]
The next few paragraphs will let you know the top three ways to edit an English essay. First, use your software’s spell/grammar check. Second, consult the necessary style guide or handbook to confirm that your citations and references are formatted correctly. Finally, consider enlisting the services of a top-notch editor from a professional editing service, […]
As both a professional editor and a writer, I’ll admit it: A research paper is an ordeal. A lot of time goes into ensuring that an academic piece of writing is not just able to be submitted, but is successful. You’ve taken the time to research your topic, outline your piece, and write the work […]
Writing at any level can be a daunting prospect. Whether you are a college student writing an essay, or a scientist submitting a paper to a peer-reviewed journal, you will probably at some point start to wonder if the style and content of your manuscript is as good as it can be. Thus before you […]