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Even the most highly skilled writer has weak areas regarding punctuation, grammar, or proofreading. Also, it is more difficult to catch your own errors because you know what you "meant" to say, so your brain skips over some errors. Try to cultivate friends or co-workers to help proofread your work. Even if the person is not a strong writer, he or she can help catch proofreading errors.