Proof reading and editing checklist




I have included


I have

  • checked the spelling of any unknown words
  • not confused words that sound the same
  • used correct endings for plurals


I have included

  • a varity of different verbs
  • correct verb tenses (past, present, and future tenses) (verb tense activities 1, 2, 3)
  • suitable nouns (noun activities 1, 2, 3)
  • appropriate pronouns (pronoun activities 1, 2, 3)


I have read through my writing to check that

  • it makes sense
  • it is easy to understand
  • paragraphing is appropriate
  • there are no double negatives

(e.g. I am not going to buy no bananas)


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