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proof read/edit PhD thesis
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I have a PhD thesis of approx. 96.000 words/347 pages in word format.

What needs to be done?
The thesis is in good shape however needs a fresh pair of eyes for proof reading, that includes reading the thesis front to back

- look at graphics and read content of tables etc. …check spelling/grammar on those items
- read through appendices, references…etc.
- check for consistency, spelling, use of upper/lower case for example when writing about disciplines (e.g. discipline Design but design student)
- all quotation marks are in place, etc…all those details need to be checked.


This thesis needs someone who can pay attention to detail.

In regards to editing… the thesis is ok written but could be enhanced. English is not my first language hence some sentences might be too log…overuse of the same word within a paragraph…
Text needs to flow nicely. Can a reader follow and understand? Does writing make sense?


The thesis is written in British/Australian English using Harvard referenc...

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