Professional English proofreading and editing services

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  • Subject-matter experts

    Experienced US and UK editors in your academic discipline.

  • A reputation for quality

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  • A British–American agency

    Founded in Cambridge, England. Headquartered in Chicago, IL.

High quality, easy to order, affordable.
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How we’ll proofread and edit your document

Our experienced editors are available 24/7/365 to rigorously review and comprehensively improve your writing.

Microsoft Word’s Track Changes We use Word’s Track Changes feature to highlight all of our amendments. We have alternative options for PDF and LaTeX files and other formats.

Improved style and appropriate register

We’ll improve style, diction and tone to ensure that your document is written in the appropriate register.

Dr Smith, PhD To improve academic style, avoid using “there is” or “there are” to begin a phrase or sentence, when possible.

Perfect clarity and structure

Your editor will correct awkward phrasing and ambiguity to ensure that your writing is clearly expressed and easy to understand.

Dr Smith, PhD I reordered the ideas in this sentence to improve the logical flow and readability.

Grammar, punctuation and readability

We will fix errors related to grammar, punctuation and readability.

Dr Smith, PhD This phrase can be either hyphenated or unhyphenated when used in this context (modifying another word or phrase that follows it), but the unhyphenated form is more common, so I will follow that style throughout this document.

General feedback and advice

The editor will provide feedback and advice on the content and composition of the writing, both within the document and in the Editor’s Summary Report (for documents over 3,000 words).

Dr Smith, PhD Counselling is a specific therapeutic model, but it is not synonymous with psychological therapy.

  • How we’ll proofread and edit your document

    Our experienced editors are available 24/7/365 to rigorously review and comprehensively improve your writing.

    Microsoft Word’s Track Changes We use Word’s Track Changes feature to highlight all of our amendments. We have alternative options for PDF and LaTeX files and other formats.

  • Improved style and appropriate register

    We’ll improve style, diction and tone to ensure that your document is written in the appropriate register.

    Dr Smith, PhD To improve academic style, avoid using “there is” or “there are” to begin a phrase or sentence, when possible.

  • Perfect clarity and structure

    Your editor will correct awkward phrasing and ambiguity to ensure that your writing is clearly expressed and easy to understand.

    Dr Smith, PhD I reordered the ideas in this sentence to improve the logical flow and readability.

  • Grammar, punctuation and readability

    We will fix errors related to grammar, punctuation and readability.

    Dr Smith, PhD This phrase can be either hyphenated or unhyphenated when used in this context (modifying another word or phrase that follows it), but the unhyphenated form is more common, so I will follow that style throughout this document.

  • General feedback and advice

    The editor will provide feedback and advice on the content and composition of the writing, both within the document and in the Editor’s Summary Report (for documents over 3,000 words).

    Dr Smith, PhD Counselling is a specific therapeutic model, but it is not synonymous with psychological therapy.

Why choose Cambridge Proofreading?

We work hard to ensure our clients are happy with the proofreading and editing services they receive, every time.

  • Subject-matter experts

    With over 300 editing professionals, we can pair documents with editors who have experience in your academic discipline.

  • Advanced qualifications

    All of our editors are native English speakers from the US and UK. They hold advanced qualifications from leading global universities.

  • A trusted reputation

    With more than 11 years’ experience and over 77,000 clients served, we’ve earned our reputation as a leading provider of English editing services.

  • Secure and confidential

    Only the editing manager and the assigned editor will have access to your document, which is automatically deleted from our system after 21 days.

Trusted by over 77,000 students, academics, businesses and individuals worldwide

For more than 11 years, we’ve provided professional editing services to a global client base in over 110 countries.

  • 77,000
    Clients
  • 201,000
    Documents
  • 350
    Expert editors
  • 11
    Years’ experience

Examples of our work

We proofread for grammar and punctuation, and we edit for structure, clarity and style.
View samples of our English proofreading and editing services below.

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Expert editors from your field

Over 300 editing professionals, covering the entire spectrum of academic disciplines.

  • Native English-speaking editors with advanced qualifications from leading global universities.

  • Subject-matter experts from your academic discipline or the business world.

  • Significant records of achievement in academia or business.

  • J. L., PhD

    J. L., PhD

    Micropalaeontology, Earth Sciences

    • 25 Years
      experience
    • 1,068 Papers
      edited

    Qualifications

    PhD Micropalaeontology, University College London
    BSc (Hons) Geological Sciences, University of Aston in Birmingham

  • A. S., PhD

    A. S., PhD

    Anthropology, Engineering, Civil Engineering

    • 10 Years
      experience
    • 1,023 Papers
      edited

    Qualifications

    PhD Anthropology, University of Wisconsin
    MA Anthropology, Colorado State University
    BS Civil Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis
    BS Engineering Science, Manchester College

  • A. H., PhD

    A. H., PhD

    Public Health, Nursing, History

    • 3 Years
      experience
    • 384 Papers
      edited

    Qualifications

    PhD Public Health, Umeå University
    Master of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham
    BS Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham
    BA Global History, Bryn Mawr College

  • Dr. S., PhD

    Dr. S., PhD

    Computer Sciences Editor

    • 11 Years
      experience
    • 122 Papers
      edited

    Qualifications

    PhD Computer Science, University of Liverpool
    MSc Computer Science, University of Liverpool
    BSc Computer Science, University of Liverpool

  • S. D., PhD

    S. D., PhD

    History, Social Sciences, Humanities

    • 10 Years
      experience
    • 560 Papers
      edited

    Qualifications

    PhD History, Boston University
    BA History, DePaul University

  • K. K., PhD

    K. K., PhD

    Language, Literacy and Rhetoric, Applied Linguistics, Theology

    • 22 Years
      experience
    • 2,794 Papers
      edited

    Qualifications

    PhD Language, Literacy and Rhetoric, University of Illinois at Chicago
    MA Applied Linguistics, University of Southern California
    BA Biblical and Theological Studies, Moody Bible Institute

Our editors hold memberships in professional bodies such as:

Provider Price per 1000
words (24 hrs)
Price per 1000
words (48 hrs)
ProofreadingPal $43 £32 €37 $36 £27 €32
Paper True $41 £30 €35 $41 £30 €35
Scribendi $37.50 £29.50 €33 $34 £26.50 €29.50
Kibin $35 £26.40 €30 $35 £26 €30
Cambridge Proofreading & Editing LLC $26.90 £21.90 €23.90 $22.90 £17.90 €20.90
QualityProofreading.co.uk $22.50 £13.80 €19.20 $21.25 £13.80 €19.20
Proofreading Service UK $20 £30 €40 $10 £20 €30
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Competitive pricing and guaranteed quality

proofreading service guaranteeThe Cambridge Quality Guarantee states that, should you not be entirely satisfied with our service and can cite fair justifications, you will be eligible for a full or partial refund.*

 

We are neither the cheapest nor the most expensive; we offer a premium-quality service at competitive prices.

See what our clients have to say

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  • Marcelo

    Marcelo

    Chile

    “An excellent service. It was fast and very effective. After this revision, the paper was accepted in a good journal.”

  • Victoria

    Victoria

    United States

    “Cambridge Proofreading service always comes through, I trust you guys/girls for your analytical eye when reviewing my papers. And the corrections which are made, I trust them too.”

  • Farizwan

    Farizwan

    Malaysia

    “My second time using the proofreading services for my manuscript. Everything was on track. On time, reliable, good deal offered. Credit to the editor, Amanda G. Thank you!”

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    We have flat-rate pricing based on word count, service level (one-editor or two-editor), and turnaround time. Enter your word count into our pricing calculator for an instant quote and return time.

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    If you’re not satisfied with the service you’ve received and can cite fair justifications, we’ll provide a re-edit or issue a partial or full refund. Please contact us if you have any questions.

  • Will my files be kept secure and confidential?

    Any files submitted to us will be kept in the strictest confidence.

    Only the editing manager and your assigned editor will access your files. We will not share them externally under any circumstances.

    All client files are automatically deleted from our system 21 days after we complete the order. If you’d like us to delete them sooner, simply email us and we’ll be happy to oblige.

    We will gladly sign non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) if required.

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