I am a University trained cognitive linguist, so my expertise is language - I know how to make it work! I focus on grammar and vocabulary as well as on inconsistencies and ambiguities.
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As a trained scientist, I know what a good paper looks like, so I will help you get there!
There are three different levels of editing available - elementary, essential or exhaustive editing. It's your choice!
Let a language expert put the finishing touches to your text!
Once you have spent a considerable amount of time on writing your manuscript, it is now time to sit back and let me work on it!
I will not re-write your text, because you are the author. I will check your text for a variety of important aspects of written language: spelling, phrasing and grammar, of course; style and expression; consistency of terminology, clarity of argumentation and overall text flow.
As a cognitive linguist, I go far beyond simple proofreading: I identify the bits where your readers might stumble, and I suggest alternatives. In the end, your text will be a smooth read!
You've got the choice of three levels of editing:
- Elementary editing
This basic level of editing includes checking for spelling (American or British English), punctuation, vocabulary and syntax. The result will be a text in correct and appropriate English or German.
- Essential editing
This includes all of the above. In addition, I will take care of the essentials of a well-written text: style and clarity. My focus will be on word choice and sentence structure. I will deal with inconsistencies and ambiguities, with redundancy and clarity, and with overall readability. In the end, your text will be stylistically appropriate, concise and comprehensible for your reader.
- Exhaustive editing
Exhaustive editing goes to the heart of your text. Apart from doing the essentials, I will focus on text flow and information flow –...
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