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Proofread Your Work

Use the following checklist to proofread what you wrote in the previous lesson (My Family Background).

 

Proofreading Checklist

1

Did you capitalize the first letter of each sentence?

2

Did you end each sentence with a period?

3

Did you capitalize all proper nouns?

    • Make sure you capitalize names of people as well as the names of countries languages!
      • Germany
      • French
      • China
      • etc.
    • You do not need to capitalize the words "mom" or "dad".

4

Did you write at least two paragraphs?

5

Did you format your paragraphs in internet style? (Did you put a blank line between your paragraphs?)

6

Did you write at least 100 words?

 

And finally . . .

Use Google's spelling and grammar tools to find and correct any remaining mistakes.

If you've never used these tools before, you may want to watch this video:


Instructions for the Quiz

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