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Views 4 Downloads 0 File size 3MB. Oscar Wilde stole from. And so should you. From Kindergarten on up, we're all taught that stealing the ideas of others is wrong, and we are threatened with everything from failing grades to expulsion from school for doing it. Yet, here was a college professor with tenure, I'm sure telling everyone that the key to great writing is blatant and unrepentant theft. And I had to admit, he had some pretty solid examples.
Copyreading is much like the work of a communication arts teacher correcting compositions, except that he uses different symbols. A copy may be a news item, an editorial, a feature story or any literary article. Duties of a copyreader: 1. Straighten out ungrammatical construction. Shorten sentences and tighten paragraphs. See that the papers style requirements are strictly followed. Check names, addresses, title, designations, identifications, figures, etc.
In english as a foreign language a corpus based study of processes and products horvath jozsef lingua franca csoport advanced writing in english. University of queensland union uq union uqu is the hub of student life at the university of queensland. Campus Journalism Writing Features. Feature writing tips campus journalism pdf.
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