ANTHONY JOHN

CONTACT DETAILS

Name
Anthony John

Location
Kent, UK
(Full details on request)

Telephone
01843 864293

Mobile
07714750600

Web Site
www.proofreadit.co.uk

E-mail
anthonyjohn01@googlemail.com

OVERVIEW

  • Proofreading (hard copy/ on-screen)
  • Editing (hard copy/ on-screen)
  • Research
  • Web page checking
  • Indexing

 FEES

  • Negotiable depending on the material. Proofreading starts at 5/1000 words.

SERVICES

  • Proofreading/editing any type of document in hard copy or on-screen
  • Checking for continuity and consistency as well as errors of typing, grammar and spelling
  • Flexibility
  • Fast turnaround of material when required
  • Friendly, supportive approach
  • Reliability
  • Hard work to ensure client satisfaction
  • British & American English

SPECIALIST AREAS

  • Academic/ educational material
  • Animals and pets
  • Cars and motoring
  • Cinema
  • Dissertations
  • Fiction
  • Linguistics
  • Natural History
  • Sport
  • Theatre
  • Travel

However, work on all types of material undertaken, including from authors/ writers whose first language is not English.

EXPERIENCE

I have proofread/edited a variety of material including:

  • Novels
  • Natural history books
  • My local council's five-year plan
  • Academic material such as theses/dissertations
  • Books on motoring
  • Educational material

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BA (2:1 Hons) in Social Sciences
  • Diplomas in teaching English as a foreign language

I have been teaching English as a Foreign Language since 1982, including more than 10 years abroad. In addition to the in-depth knowledge of English required, this enables me to have a greater understanding of material created by writers whose first language is not English.

ANTHONY JOHN


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