Today we feature two articles to make digital editing easier. Also in the News Roundup: questions answered by CMOS, and two word stories.
Carol Saller notes a handy copyediting use of the Snipping Tool in “Window 7’s Snipping Tool.” (The Subversive Copy Editor Blog)
More great articles
- “Six Tips for Ergonomic PDF Proofreading”: While you’re thinking about tools, how about making working in PDFs easier? (The Proofreader’s Parlour)
- “New Questions and Answers”: The latest batch of questions and answers are up at CMOS, including where to put also in a verb phrase. (The Chicago Manual of Style)
- “Not Just Desserts”: Junket may be a negative word now, but it wasn’t always. (Language Corner)
- “Grammandos and More”: What do you call someone who obsessively corrects someone else’s language, even when the correction is wrong? (Arnold Zwicky’s Blog)