A wordprocessor is designed to exactly that; process words. These days, many will also have the ability to import graphics, but they tend not to have the powerful graphical handling capability of DTP packages. Nevertheless, it is still possible to use a wordprocessor to enter your thoughts, before sensibly arranging your final report.
Spelling & GrammarThe Spell Check facility should always be used, although not relied upon completely. It will help you, but you should always proof-read your entire report through from start to finish. Grammar checkers are not useful as scientific reports tend to be written in the third-person. It is therefore important to proof-read your report fully, i.e. read it from start to finish, checking each sentence at time.
If you would like to make comments or suggestions about these pages,
Last updated Monday 19th February 2001 | Top ^^