Ricky Woods
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Ricky Woods

Editor/proofreader/writer

$27.78/hr

Port Elizabeth, South Africa


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I am a native-English speaker who is passionate about words: ... morewritten and spoken.I hold a bachelor's degree in both English and Afrikaans en Nederlands,and I have had more than 25 years' experience in the field of teaching, editing, proofreading, writing and public speaking in English.I know the value of fast, accurate work and I really love to use my skills in this area to deliver work of the highest standard. I guarantee that the job will be done according to the client's expectations.My oDesk jobs have included article research and writing, story writing, ghost writing, creating language material for English SL;developing study courses in a range of subjects and a lot of editing: academic papers and thousands of web articles. less

Overview

I am a native-English speaker who is passionate about words: written and spoken.I hold a bachelor's degree in both English and Afrikaans en Nederlands,and I have had more than 25 years' experience in the field of teaching, editing, proofreading, writing and public speaking in English.I know the value of fast, accurate work and I really love to use my skills in this area to deliver work of the highest standard. I guarantee that the job will be done according to the client's expectations.My oDesk jobs have included article research and writing, story writing, ghost writing, creating language material for English ... moreSL;developing study courses in a range of subjects and a lot of editing: academic papers and thousands of web articles. less

Ricky Woods
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Ricky Woods

$27.78 /hr

Editor/proofreader/writer

Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Overview

I am a native-English speaker who is passionate about words: written and spoken.I hold a bachelor's degree in both English and Afrikaans en Nederlands,and I have had more than 25 years' experience in the field of teaching, editing, proofreading, writing and public speaking in English.I know the value of fast, accurate work and I really love to use my skills in this area to deliver work of the highest standard. I guarantee that the job will be done according to ... morethe client's expectations.My oDesk jobs have included article research and writing, story writing, ghost writing, creating language material for English SL;developing study courses in a range of subjects and a lot of editing: academic papers and thousands of web articles. less

Ricky Woods has added 5 portfolio pieces. Create an account to review them.

Work History and Feedback

  • EDITOR proofreader grammar fixer (A+ NATIVE ENGLISH ONLY)

    Jun 2011 - Feb 2012
    5.00
    I was very pleased with Ricky's writing and editing ability.

    101 hours

    $16.67 / hr
    $1,675.17 earned

  • EDITOR proofreader grammar fixer (A+ NATIVE ENGLISH ONLY)

    Jun 2011
    5.00
    I was very pleased with Ricky's writing and editing ability.

    29 hours

    $13.33 / hr
    $391.10 earned

  • EDITOR proofreader grammar fixer (A+ NATIVE ENGLISH ONLY)

    Jun 2011
    5.00
    I was very pleased with Ricky's writing and editing ability.

    19 hours

    $11.11 / hr
    $209.31 earned

  • EDITOR proofreader grammar fixer (A+ NATIVE ENGLISH ONLY)

    May 2011 - Jun 2011
    5.00
    Ricky woods is an awesome english editor!

    47 hours

    $10.00 / hr
    $468.40 earned

  • Urgent Experienced Editor or English teacher to correct 2 pages only!

    May 2011
    5.00
    $5.56 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Course Developer (Various Subjects) - REPOST

    Feb 2011 - Mar 2011
    5.00
    Ricky was very helpful on this project.

    22 hours

    $15.00 / hr
    $335.10 earned

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Tests

NameScore (out of 5)Time to Complete
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)5.001st Place!15 mins
UK English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)4.10Top 10%18 mins
UK English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)3.90Top 10%21 mins
English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)4.90Top 10%11 mins
U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)3.50Top 30%24 mins
U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)4.00Top 10%20 mins
U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)4.25Top 10%38 mins
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (UK Version)4.25Top 30%16 mins
U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)3.40Top 20%28 mins
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (UK Version)4.40Top 20%15 mins
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)4.40Top 20%18 mins
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)4.50Top 20%11 mins
UK English Basic Skills Test4.60Top 10%18 mins
U.S. Word Usage Test4.25Top 20%21 mins
English Spelling Test (UK Version)4.75Top 30%6 mins
U.S. English Basic Skills Test4.60Top 10%19 mins
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)4.90Top 20%11 mins
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364 hours worked
48 jobs
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