KTTE–Arlington

This page houses the PowerPoints and class-created notes from the two Keys to Effective Editing Courses taught in Arlington, VA, July 9 to 13, 2018. Please click on the images below to enlarge. This information is intended for course participants only and should not be shared with others. If you have reached this page in error, please be advised that this information on this page is protected by copyright law.

Chart of Indefinite Pronouns, with instructions on whether they are singular or plural: Ind Pronouns

Link to Merriam-Webster usage video RE they: https://www.merriam-webster.com/video/the-awkward-case-of-his-or-her

Number flowchart based on GPO Ch. 12: Number Flowchart

Copy of KTEE 1-5

KTEE 6-10

Mission statement

Mission statement

 

Types of documents (and their purposes)

Types of documents (and their purposes — Group #1)

 

Types of documents -- Group #2

Types of documents — Group #2

 

Parts of speech

Parts of speech

 

Surgeon / Editor stereotypes

Surgeon / Editor stereotypes

 

Family Practitioner / Mentor stereotypes

Family Practitioner / Mentor stereotypes

 

Style sheet for heading / subheading consistency

Style sheet for heading / subheading consistency

 

Paragraph topics (use to create a topic sentence)

Paragraph topics (use to create a topic sentence)

 

Topic sentence created from paragraph topics

Topic sentence created from paragraph topics

 

Forecasting statement #1

Forecasting statement #1

 

Forecasting statement #2

Forecasting statement #2

 

HEAT paragraph structure

HEAT paragraph structure

 

Left Brain / Right Brain

Left Brain / Right Brain

 

Problems working online (and solutions to become more efficient)

Problems working online (and solutions to become more efficient)

 

Documents and situations for working internally vs. externally

Documents and situations for working internally vs. externally

 

Information overload affects both the willingness and the ability to learn

Information overload affects both the willingness and the ability to learn

 

Keeping subjects and verbs consistent

Keeping subjects and verbs consistent

 

Coordinating conjunctions

Coordinating conjunctions

 

Apostrophe examples #1

Apostrophe examples #1

 

Apostrophe examples #2

Apostrophe examples #2

 

Semicolon rules and abbreviations vs. acronyms

Semicolon rules and abbreviations vs. acronyms

 

Bullet point lists

Bullet point lists