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Eight Typos Spellcheck Won't Catch

Posted by Conni Eversull   Jun 1, 2016 7:30:00 AM

 

Everyone makes typos. Yes, everyone! World leaders, university professors, famous authors and (gulp) even professional editors occasionally miss a keystroke or three. The very best writers make the same mistakes as the rest of us. What sets them apart is that they understand the importance of having others review their work for grammar, spelling, punctuation, style and structure.

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Topics: typos, typographic errors, typographical errors

Campaign Trail Littered with Typos

Posted by Terri Porter   Mar 24, 2016 7:30:00 AM

We’re only about halfway through the primaries, and I don’t know about you, but I’m politically exhausted. As an antidote to the regular assault of poisonous barbs and diatribes flying about at every turn, we offer a lighthearted look at some of the more notable typos and grammatical gaffes made by politicians past and present. 

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Topics: typos, typographic errors, typographical errors

What's the Big Deal About Typos?

Posted by Terri Porter   Aug 6, 2015 6:30:00 AM

 

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Topics: typos, proofreading quality, typographical errors, dumbing down of language

Proofreading Errors

Posted by Conni Eversull   Sep 28, 2010 4:00:00 AM

I've posted before that typos, bad grammar and poor punctuation really drive me crazy. So this week, I'm sharing some posts and a video I've seen that speak to my frustrations on the subject.

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Topics: errors, typos

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