Know Your Editing Marks

Whether you are editing someone else’s writing or they are editing yours, you need to know your editing marks.


These are the most commonly used marks:


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More here.


Another good list of editing marks:


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Get it here.


Another fine resource:

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From Northeastern.edu.


Today’s assignment:

1. Share your writing with a fellow author.

2. Edit your colleague’s work. Have them edit your work.

3. Examine the suggestions your colleague/editor has for you.

4. Remember, you decide if you wish to make any changes to your manuscript.