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MASC 305 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Copy Editing

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27 Sep 2018
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A copy editor checks written material for errors before it"s set in type: word usage. Copy editors head off errors before anything has been typeset and
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MASC 305 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Style Guide, Ap Stylebook, Abbreviation

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Originated in 1953 with the first ap stylebook. Rulebook for newswriting ("part dictionary, part textbook, part encyclopedia") Provides an accurate, co
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MASC 305 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Third-Person Pronoun, Lawn Mower, Ap Stylebook

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Tends to restrict the reader"s thought and direct it the way you want it to go. Example: the lawnmower that is in the garage needs sharpening: which. E
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MASC 305 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Dependent Clause, Semicolon

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27 Sep 2018
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Never use it to replace the word "and" Apostrophe (": makes the plural of a single letter. The first word after a colon is not capitalized unless it is
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MASC 305 Lecture 2: MASC 305 8-30 1

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27 Sep 2018
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You write stories to satisfy your readers, not yourself. Stories have to be readable in order to be memorable. Keep most paragraphs one or two sentence
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MASC 305 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Measles, Nominative Case, Possessive

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27 Sep 2018
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Each subject and its verb must agree in number (singular or plural) Each pronoun must agree with its antecedent in number, gender, and person. Each wor
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MASC 305 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Fantastic Four, Krypto

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27 Sep 2018
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Grammar basics: make sure your words agree and go together. A verb must agree in number with its subject. A pronoun must agree with its antecedent in n
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