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revise
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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • Ginny’s O.W.L.s were approaching and she was therefore forced to revise for hours into the night.
  • The more Harry pored over the book, the more he realized how much was in there, not only the handy hints and shortcuts on potions that was earning him such a glowing reputation with Slughorn, but also the imaginative little jinxes and hexes scribbled in the margins, which Harry was sure, judging by the crossings-out and revisions, that the Prince had invented himself.

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  • How can you revise that paragraph to improve the expression of ideas?
  • Do you think the writer should revise the underlined sentence?

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