Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
Revise vs. Edit
Transcript of Revise vs. Edit
What's the difference?
dd: sentences & words
emove: unneeded words & sentences
ove: change a sentence or word placement
ubstitute: trade words or sentences for others
apitalization: names, places, months, titles, I
usage: match nouns and verbs correctly
unctuation: periods, quotation marks, commas, question marks, etc.
pelling: check all words - use a dictionary!
focuses on the content within the text of the writing
focuses on the spelling, grammar, and mechanics
"It was a simple coincidence, of course, like many events that make us smile and which we forget every month of our lives. To me it seemed to contain some hidden significance, and I could not clear my mind of the impression. When my wife came back from the living room I turned to her with the book in my hand, having opened to the page on which I had been reading only the night before, and I held it out to her with a sort of boyish expectation that she was going to be immediately interested also." (100 words)
"It was a simple coincidence, like thousands of events that make us smile and then forget about, but I could not clear my mind of the impression that it contained some hidden significance. When my wife returned from the kitchen, I held the book out to her, opened at the page where I had been reading the night before. I felt boyishly expectant that she would immediately be interested also." (72 words)
Carlo, Ruth. "How To Condense Your Thoughts and Words to Write
Better Articles." Freelance Writing. 2013. Web. 23 October 2013.
"There is but one art - to omit." - Robert Louis Stevenson