The Proofreader’s Error: An Illusion of Words
Did you notice the proofreader’s error in the above graphic? The proofreader’s error is a sort of mental illusion.
We skip over words that are duplicated in a sentence, especially when one word is at the end of a line and the repetitive word is at the beginning of the next line.
They say: You don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone.
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