So often when a person is reading, their brains will read things as they expect them to be, not as they’re actually written. What happens when that person is a copyeditor?
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…for those of you with an aversion to typos, bad grammar, run-on sentences; those with high standards, a desire for awesomeness and anyone wishing for a polished version of their written work that may have come to the conclusion:
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Are we getting lazy? Maybe we’re not as good at this as we think we are?? The real reason we’re not catching our own typos.