City University of Hong Kong - LC

ELSAC Workout: Academic Writing 5, Proofreading
(EN/A/ 0402.001)
Get Writing Fit!
  • review some common grammar errors
  • practise finding and correcting them

Level: Foundation
Time: approx. 30 mins
Suggested next workout: Choose a Grammar Workout according to your most common error.

Extra support: Several online resources are mentioned within this workout.

Work through the practice activities in order, by clicking on the tabs at the top of the next page. After completing all practices, the Result tab will summarize your workout. Record your results as proof of independent learning and as motivation to repeat the workout and beat your score. Practice makes you fitter!

Material developed by a team from the ELC, including Alison Wood (, Edward W K Chan (, Hebe M H Wong (

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