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Translation and correction Language Centre Style Guide General


This is where you can find the answer to questions not necessarily related to punctuation or grammar. It includes Windows and Word tips, and a page for Online Resources. Some basic reference material and tips are given below.

Preferred variant of English

Unless otherwise specified, RUG material is translated/corrected in European/UK English.

Reference material and tips

Here is a list of the reference works most frequently used by the UVC when translating or correcting RUG material. The aim is to be as consistent as possible across the board, which is why certain books appear whereas others may not. When writing an article for a specific journal, however, the style guide/preferences for that journal should be followed.

Last modified:07 March 2018 1.01 p.m.