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These are the errors that LanguageTool can detect. Visit the LanguageTool homepage to use it online or download it for free.

Description Example Category
Unpaired braces, brackets, quotation marks and similar symbols "I'm over here, she said. Punctuation
Word repetition (e.g. 'will will') This is is just an example sentence. Miscellaneous
Use of 'a' vs. 'an' The train arrived a hour ago. Miscellaneous
Successive sentences beginning with the same word Moreover, the street is almost entirely residential. Moreover, it was named after a poet. Style
Hyphenated words, e.g., 'case-sensitive' instead of 'case sensitive' I now have a part time job. Miscellaneous
Spelling of English contractions We havent earned anything. Possible Typo
commonly confused words (proscribe/prescribe, heroine/heroin etc.) I have proscribed you a course of antibiotics. Commonly Confused Words
Checks if hyphenated words were spelled with dashes (e.g., 'T — shirt' instead 'T-shirt'). Miscellaneous
Coherent spelling of words with two admitted variants. He likes archaeology. Really? She likes archeology, too. Miscellaneous
brother-in-laws (brothers-in-law) How many brothers-in-laws do you have? Possible Typo
LanguageTool 4.2-SNAPSHOT (2018-04-23 20:01)