Homophones and Heterographs

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When proofreading or doing final edits–watch for words that look or sound correct, but aren’t.

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http://homophonesweakly.blogspot.com/2012/05/stationary-stationery.html

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Find more pearls of wisdom from Catriona Tippin here:

http://www.wordsandpics.org/2015/02/proofreading-tips-false-friends.html

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* Don’t be frightened!

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See more of Nicola L. Robinson’s wonderful work here:

http://www.nlrobinson.co.uk/illustrations.html

Today’s Assignment: Proofread and correct the following:

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