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Ashok L. | Elance
 
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Ashok L.

Expert English editor (UK & US English)
   India
  |   Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Overview

I have received 5 star feedback and repeat orders; top 5% in English Basic Skills (U.S. Version), top 30% in Email Etiquette and British vs. American English. I am a freelance editor and author with a wicked streak of humor/ humour (take your choice - UK or US).
The style of communication is as important as the message to be conveyed. Only an outstanding editor can change technical subjects from griping to gripping. For instance, Electronics made Simple by Henry Jacobowitz is a very popular book because the subject is explained in a simple...

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Feb 28, 2012|Other - Writing Services|$215|Completed
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Feb 3, 2012|Other - Writing Services|$85|Completed
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Mar 14, 2008|Editing & Proofreading|$70|Completed
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3.7
Mar 12, 2008|Editing & Proofreading|$75|Completed

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Skills (6)

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English
English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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Email Etiquette Certification
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Science Editing (Physics; Chemistry; Maths)
Editing novels; dissertations; project reports
Editing
Editing/Copy Editing
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Microsoft Word

Service Description

I have received 5 star feedback and repeat orders; top 5% in English Basic Skills (U.S. Version), top 30% in Email Etiquette and British vs. American English,
An ex-banker, I strongly believe every dot is important, whether a period or a decimal.
Presently an English editorial consultant to a reputed company creating interactive Science CDs, I also edit for a reputed dotcom/ media company, Dot Com Infoway Ltd.
With my educational background of Engineering and MBA (Finance), I can competently edit Science, Engineering, Finance and Management books.
With my strong English base, I can comfortably edit English fiction and non-fiction (British and American) and convert from UK to US English and vice versa.
I am also a published author.

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Keywords

Converting UK to US English
US to UK English
Indian to UK or US English
all English editing
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Ashok L.