Spell checking

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Students writing essays for language courses frequently feel the need to spell check their work before turning it in. Although not all language faculty may agree on whether providing spelling and grammar checking options to students is necessary, students do have many tools at their disposal to turn in their best work.Ipad

Microsoft makes available spelling and grammar checking tools for French and Spanish with the English version of their Office Suite. If you would like to have these tools available for other languages, you can purchase the Multilanguage Pack for Office 10 (Windows) to provide this functionality for any of the languages taught or studied at Trinity.

Mac users have to resort to other strategies but luckily there is no lack of options online. You can simply use Microsoft Office Web Apps, for example. Once you create a free account, Microsoft gives you the option to move seamlessly between the Office desktop environment and the online web apps (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, & OneNote).

You can also use Google docs to create and check your document online or copy and paste from Word. Both platforms work well and will get the job done.

There are other sites on the web that will give you the option to spell-check your work. Here are a few: