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How to Catch Those Sneaky Homonyms and Other Errors When Proofreading

There, their, they’re, everything will be all write

Homonyms and Other Errors When Proofreading There, their, they’re, everything will be all write

Homonyms. Pesky words that look or sound alike but have different meanings like compliment and complement or its(pronoun) and it’s (contraction). They are to proofreading as mosquitos are to a good night’s sleep. You don’t see them, but they’re there, lurking…

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Patricia Haddock

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