Ricky Woods

Ricky Woods

Editor/proofreader/writer

Port Elizabeth, South Africa

$27.78/hr

(4.97)

What's the difference
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 …

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Work History & Feedback

EDITOR proofreader grammar fixer (A+ NATIVE ENGLISH ONLY)

101 hrs @ $16.67/hr
Earned $1,675
“I was very pleased with Ricky's writing and editing ability.”

5.00

EDITOR proofreader grammar fixer (A+ NATIVE ENGLISH ONLY)

29 hrs @ $13.33/hr
Earned $391
“I was very pleased with Ricky's writing and editing ability.”

5.00

EDITOR proofreader grammar fixer (A+ NATIVE ENGLISH ONLY)

19 hrs @ $11.11/hr
Earned $209
“I was very pleased with Ricky's writing and editing ability.”

5.00

EDITOR proofreader grammar fixer (A+ NATIVE ENGLISH ONLY)

47 hrs @ $10.00/hr
Earned $468
“Ricky woods is an awesome english editor!”

5.00

Course Developer (Various Subjects) - REPOST

22 hrs @ $15.00/hr
Earned $335
“Ricky was very helpful on this project.”

5.00

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

Fixed Price $6
No feedback given

5.00

Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)

88

Creative Writing Test - Fiction (UK Version)

84

Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)

88

Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (UK Version)

81

English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)

86

English Spelling Test (UK Version)

78

English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)

100

English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)

96

U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)

77

U.S. English Basic Skills Test

96

U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)

94

U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)

91

U.S. English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)

92

U.S. Word Usage Test

95

UK English Basic Skills Test

97

UK English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)

99

UK English Sentence Structure Test (For Writing Professionals)

93

oDesk Readiness Test for Independent Contractors and Staffing Managers

66