Dubai: A proofreader’s paradise

And I’m back!

Below are a few things I noticed in various newspapers and magazines over the past week…

Img-20121005-00044
Img-20121008-00056
Img-20121011-00067
Img-20121011-00068

Answers:

This one’s obvious…

Img-20121005-00044_correx

So is this one…

Img-20121008-00056_correx

‘Leave windows slightly… what?’ Also, either all the bullet points should have a full stop at the end or none. Inconsistency annoys me.

Img-20121011-00067_correx

There is no need for a hyphen in the middle of ‘finance’ if the whole word is on the same line!

Img-20121011-00068_correx

To see more mistakes, click here.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s