Accuracy in EAP

Proofreading: Correct word or form of word

Introduction

Many mistakes are simply avoided by proof-reading.

Correct word

In English many words are similar and easily confused. For example, summary & summery, cereal & serial, write & right. Make sure you have the correct word.

Exercise

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Correct word form

It is also very easy to choose the incorrect form of a word. For example, should it be inform or information, correct or correctly.

Exercise

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