Editing Services from The Language Island
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GPS (Grammar, Punctuation, Syntax) Editing from The Language Island
The Language Island GPS Editing service includes corrections of spelling, grammar, punctuation, typographical errors, missing words, and proper word usage. Professional editors will provide a second set of eyes, finding and correcting the types of errors that even experienced writers overlook when editing their own work.
Content Editing from The Language Island
Language Island Content Editing is a comprehensive editing service that can take your story from ordinary to extraordinary. Nobody, not even published authors, writes the perfect story on the first draft. If one plans on publishing an award-winning story, one needs to have it read critically by a seasoned editing professional.
Content Editing is often needed in addition to their GPS package to ensure each manuscript is the best that it can be. Moreover, one of The Language Island’s most experienced editors will work with you to improve your story in the following ways:
- Reducing wordiness
- Correcting faulty diction
- Reworking awkward sentence structures
- Reordering scenes
- Closing holes in the plot
- Checking for inconsistencies in characters’ speech and behavior
- Giving more emphasis to certain characters
- Removing characters that don’t add to the story
An editor will communicate with the client at each stage of the editing process. He or she will provide comprehensive examples of and suggestions for improvement, while working to ensure that the story stays true to the author’s own unique voice and vision.