Sue Browning

Herefordshire/ Worcestershire, UK

44 (0) 1684 541 453

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  • Editing
  • On-screen Editing
  • Proofreading
  • Research
  • Web Page Checking


  • Negotiable, depending on the job.


  • I will edit or proofread any type of document in hard copy or on-screen
  • Authors - I will check your plot line for continuity and consistency, as well as correcting your typos, and checking spelling and grammar
  • I make sure that your information is presented in a logical and well-structured way
  • I can scan hard copy into Word and check it for errors
  • I can check your web page to give it that professional edge
  • My services are reliable and confidential
  • I am flexible and friendly, and will go to great lengths to make sure you are satisfied
  • My aim is always to make sure that your work is correct, clear and consistent, that it flows smoothly and is stylistically appropriate, yet still speaks with your unique voice.


  • Linguistics, especially phonetics, speech science and speech technology
  • Humanities and social sciences
  • Popular science
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Walking and the countryside
  • Health and Safety
  • Employment law
  • Pensions.


  • I have worked with authors on a range of fiction works, from fantasy books to thrillers and modern fiction, helping them prepare their work for submission to publishers or for self publishing
  • I copy-edit books for a book production company, mainly titles on Humanities and Social Sciences for Cambridge University Press
  • I have edited a number of business books for a local publisher
  • I proofread a number of regular online and traditional magazines, both in the UK and in Europe
  • I edit reports on speech and language technology for Aachen University and a consultant in Germany
  • I have proofread PhD theses and Masters-level dissertations in a range of subjects, from Linguistics (English as a Second Language, Stylistics, Speech Technology) to Business Studies
  • I have particular experience in editing the work of non-native speakers of English
  • I have a BA (Hons) in Linguistics.


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