The War off tha Wordz
Writing and communication is such an important tool in your academic toolbox and word processing tools
can help you. If you’re a clear writer, your audience has no problems in distinguishing your meanings, your
purpose, and your support. But, if your writing isn’t clear, then bad things can happen.
Let’s take a look at some scenarios where proofreading can stop your readers mid-sentence. Choose one
of these scenarios and discuss how to the use MS Word features on the Review tab (such as
spelling/grammar check) can help you find the best approach to fix the sentence and catch the errors. You
can also investigate the Proofing options by going to File, Options, and click on the Proofing tab to
understand how MS Word allows you to adjust features for more help. Lastly, discuss the ramifications of
the proofreading issues if not fixed.
U R constantly using text language in your English course.
You’re messaging your significant other and you mention that they are “defiantly bautiful”.
Your chosen topic, for your assignment sets in CIS105: “Dogs is better then cats”.
You’re getting into the Realty Business and you’re listing your first house. In the listing, you mention that the
house “has a heated poo in the back yard.”