Editing the Essays
Essay writing is an art which is developed with the frame of time. Sometimes due to callousness several essays contains flaws which need to be detected and edited before presentment. This is known as the editing of the essays.
Several students are engaged in the art of editing essays which contains minor mistakes like spellings or punctuations to major flaws like bad sentence formation to grammatical mistakes. So the students editing the essays should be quick to analyze the piece of work and make the work flawless to present a good piece of work for the readers of the essay.
These mistakes often spoil the work to a greater extent.
Each mistake is equally significant for the health of the essay. They spoil the mood of the reader who takes the essay as the basis of many inflows of thoughts. Analyze the work and see if the phrases and idioms have their correct position. Don't try to alter them by breaking them in small sentences which will spoil the usage of the language.
English language has a wide usage due to its semantics. This language is used worldwide so the words and sentences should be taken care of.
Also make sure that proper punctuations have been used which will give a good view to the reader.
Frame your own set of rules if you edit essays on regular basis and follow it religiously. It will simplify your work and you will be able to provide the expected results to the readers. So here are some few rules which will help you to edit the essays without any hassle. Follow them to make your task easy.
First of all carefully read the essay and see where the corrections are required.
Some flaws will be glaring while others will have to be hunted. So this problem is solved when you do continuous reading. Now if you feel that you are unable to edit the essay, then relax yourself with a cup of coffee or may be call to a friend. This will enlighten your mood and you will also overcome your boredom. Then you may resume your work. Then see the general appearance of the essay. If it seems fine then pass it on the next stage which is when you read it aloud. Here you will across bad sentence formation and grammatical mistakes. Edit the sentence or word where required or delete if it does not fit in the required essay.
Sometimes insignificant material is also added to the essay. Closely analyze each word of the essay and relate its importance to the topic of the essay. Use various words to entice the interest of the reader.
This will also enhance your writing skills. But do make sure each word has been correctly used and it is correlated to the entire essay. Also keep a track of the phrases which has been used unnecessarily. Either edit them or delete them completely. Make your essay presentable. Edit them with utmost care and diligence and your work will be recognized.