Re: What to look for in a technical editor
cause an outburst of laughter.
The danger is that an extreme grammatical mistake (or just a common and minor mistake like a misplaced comma) can lead to ambiguity, misinterpretation, and user error that can result in anything from frustration at one end to the death of hundreds of passengers or the meltdown of a nuclear reactor at the other end. This isn't a matter of nitpicking, it's a matter of clear communication, which is something both writers and editors should care about, it seems to me.
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