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What Mistakes Do I Frequently Make? - Editing Matters

Editing matters not just because you are expected to conform to certain grammatical principles and college-level conventions, but also because you are able to clarify the meaning of your writing through careful editing. How would you punctuate this sentence?

Woman without her man is nothing

Click on punctuation to see how punctuation helps to determine the meaning of this sentence through punctuation. As this example shows, editing is more than just rules. Now think about the mistakes you usually make and the principles about grammar and mechanics that you have never really understood.

For some immediate help, go to the next screens on comma punctuation, semi-colons, apostrophe problems and common spelling errors.

Here are some other sources to help you to edit your work: