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Write confidently with our ESL editing support

Overcome English Writing Anxiety

Write confidently with our ESL editing support

Let's face it: English is a complex language. Navigating its intricate grammar, idiomatic expressions, and nuanced rules can feel daunting, especially for ESL learners. That's where we come in. Our editing services are here to help you write with confidence. With personalized feedback and guidance, we empower you to master the nuances of English writing and express your ideas boldly. Let us be your ally in writing fearlessly, no matter your English proficiency level.

Let our editors refine your ESL writing structure

Enhanced Flow and Organization

Let our editors refine your ESL writing structure

Weaving your ideas into a seamless narrative can be difficult for ESL writers. Our editing services focus on this issue, enhancing the logical flow and structure of your text. From refining paragraph structure to perfecting transitions, we ensure each sentence leads naturally to the next. Let us help you craft coherent, compelling content that conveys your ideas with clarity and precision, elevating your English writing's overall readability.

Elevate your writing to professional standards

Accuracy in English

Elevate your writing to professional standards

Precision in writing is paramount, especially in academic and professional settings where every detail counts. Our ESL editing service reviews your documents for accuracy in language use, ensuring your writing meets each and every standard. Whether it's a research paper or a business plan, we refine your text to reflect clarity and professionalism. Partner with us to transform your ESL document into a flawless piece of English writing.

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Communication and Collaboration

Reach out to your ESL editor anytime

Successful editing thrives on clear, open communication. That's why we ensure you have direct, flexible channels to interact with your editor. Engage in a collaborative editing process, where every query is addressed, and every detail discussed, whether through quick messages or in-depth conference calls. Experience personalized editing where your English expert is just a message or call away, making your ESL writing shine.

Express yourself clearly in English

Vocabulary and Idiomatic Expressions

Express yourself clearly in English

Struggling with English vocabulary and the nuances of idiomatic expressions? Our comprehensive ESL editing services are your bridge to clearer expression. We will guide you through the correct usage of English idioms and slang, ensuring your writing reflects your true intent. Let us help you enrich your vocabulary and use English expressions confidently, making every word you write resonate with precision and clarity.

How It Works

Have your writing edited in three steps

Find Your Editor

Browse profiles of accomplished editing professionals.

Upload Your Writing

Send your files and provide any details regarding the project.

Download the Edited Version

Receive the edited version before your requested due date.

Our Editor Marketplace

Choose your own ESL editor

With ServiceScape, looking for and finding the right ESL editor for your writing project is straightforward.

Many of our ESL editors:

  • Hold Ph.D. or Master's degrees
  • Offer decades of rich editing experience
  • Have hundreds of client ratings and reviews
  • Are experts across various fields
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1,928 Client Reviews
66,776 Pages Edited

M.S. in Chemical Engineering from Clemson University


604 Client Reviews
16,668 Pages Edited

J.D. from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law


259 Client Reviews
5,681 Pages Edited

M.A. in English from Lehigh University


1,330 Client Reviews
81,559 Pages Edited

Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Rhode Island


4,698 Client Reviews
140,484 Pages Edited

Professor at Cincinnati State University


989 Client Reviews
65,136 Pages Edited

Copy Editor at McGraw-Hill Publishing


156 Client Reviews
5,955 Pages Edited

Editor at Georgetown University Press


478 Client Reviews
23,783 Pages Edited

Ph.D. in Social Psychology from the University of Illinois


7,458 Client Reviews
276,781 Pages Edited

M.A. in TESOL Education from the University of North Carolina


326 Client Reviews
10,019 Pages Edited

B.A. in English from the University of North Carolina


4,533 Client Reviews
243,362 Pages Edited

Ph.D. in History from the University of Virginia


185 Client Reviews
5,883 Pages Edited

M.A. in English from McMaster University


188 Client Reviews
13,912 Pages Edited

Ph.D. in History from the University of Cambridge


273 Client Reviews
7,610 Pages Edited

M.A. in English from the University of Louisiana


441 Client Reviews
23,264 Pages Edited

M.A. in Asian Studies from UC Berkeley


121 Client Reviews
4,057 Pages Edited

Ph.D. in Cellular and Molecular Pathology from the University of California


337 Client Reviews
17,662 Pages Edited

Ed.D. in Psychology from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary


1,331 Client Reviews
46,624 Pages Edited

Copy Editor at McGraw-Hill Publishing


186 Client Reviews
4,717 Pages Edited

Ph.D. in Music History from the University of Chicago


105 Client Reviews
3,010 Pages Edited

M.A. in Linguistics from Northeastern Illinois University

Our Testimonials and Experience

What we bring to the table

ServiceScape is built on 24 years worth of experience, working on over 341,000 projects with over 98,000 clients. Our ESL editing and proofreading services are rated 4.9 out of 5 stars, based on 1,153 reviews collected over the last 5 years. Join the thousands of people who have chosen ServiceScape to find the best and brightest talent.

Overall Average Rating
126,166 Rated Projects
Alessia Moretti
Alessia MorettiGraduate Student

"My freelancer's attention to detail and commitment to quality exceeded my expectations. Every aspect of the project was handled with utmost professionalism."

Jasper van der Meer
Jasper van der MeerFaculty Member

"I was amazed by the promptness and efficiency of the person I hired. The project was completed well ahead of the deadline, without compromising on quality."

Emily Johnson
Emily JohnsonPublished Author

"The level of creativity and innovation in his approach was outstanding. He truly transformed my ideas into something extraordinary!"

Olivia Brown
Olivia BrownTeacher

"Exceptional service! The professional was incredibly responsive and attentive to all my requirements, making the entire process seamless and enjoyable."

Sarah Miller
Sarah MillerSenior Executive Publisher

"I highly recommend her services. The professionalism and expertise displayed by the freelancer were top-notch, and the results were simply superb."

Jean Kabila
Jean KabilaAttorney

"The quality of work delivered was impeccable. Every detail was carefully considered and executed to perfection. Absolutely thrilled with the service!"

Anke Verbeek
Anke VerbeekEntrepreneur

"Her ability to understand and adapt to my specific needs was remarkable. The final product was exactly what I was hoping for, and more."

Eduardo Ramirez
Eduardo RamirezData Analyst

"Prompt, professional, and passionate about her work. She went above and beyond to ensure the project's success."

Lukas Schmidt
Lukas SchmidtCulinary Director

"The service was outstanding from start to finish. Communication was clear and frequent, keeping me in the loop at every stage."

Jingwei Zhang
Jingwei ZhangProfessor

"Truly impressed by the quick turnaround time. This professional managed to deliver a high-quality result in a remarkably short period."

Aditi Verma
Aditi VermaMechanical Engineer

"His commitment is evident in his work. He made sure I was completely happy with the final outcome."

Felix Weber
Felix WeberProject Director

"A blend of professionalism, skill, and creativity. This individual brought a fresh perspective to the project that was both inspiring and effective."

Ryan Fletcher
Ryan FletcherTherapist

"The freelancer's expertise in his field is unmatched. He provided invaluable insights and suggestions that greatly enhanced the project."

Elif Deniz Yılmaz
Elif Deniz YılmazAssociate Professor

"I appreciated his attention to detail and dedication to delivering a product that not only met, but exceeded my expectations."

Irfan Hisham Kamarul
Irfan Hisham KamarulAssociate Professor

"Her approach to the project was both thorough and innovative. She managed to capture the essence of my vision perfectly. Thank you so much!"

Bram Visser
Bram VisserResearcher

"Remarkable service! The quality of work was consistently high, and her ability to meet tight deadlines was impressive."

Learn More About Our Editing Services

The ServiceScape Advantage

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When you choose ServiceScape for your editing project, we guarantee that the result will be high-quality writing that's 100% error-free, delivered on time every time.

Your Questions, Answered


What will be corrected?

At ServiceScape, our ESL editors draw on their in-depth understanding and expertise to refine every facet of your writing. Specifically, you can expect:

  • Grammar and Syntax Correction: Comprehensive correction of grammar, syntax, and sentence structure for clear communication.
  • Spelling and Punctuation Check: Thorough review and correction of spelling errors and punctuation inaccuracies.
  • Style and Tone Consistency: Adjustment to ensure the style and tone are suitable for the audience and purpose of your document.
  • Clarity and Readability Enhancement: Making the text clearer and more engaging for its intended readers.
  • Structural Improvement: Revising the organization of content for better logical flow and coherence.
  • Content Review and Critique: In-depth feedback on the content with suggestions for how to improve it.
  • Format and Layout Adjustment: Modification to meet specific formatting and layout requirements.
  • Reference and Citation Check: Verification of proper citation and referencing style adherence (e.g., APA, MLA, Chicago).
  • Word Choice and Vocabulary Enhancement: Recommendations to improve vocabulary and word choice for flawless expression.
  • Redundancy Elimination: Removal of unnecessary repetition to streamline the text.
  • Tense Consistency: Review to ensure tenses are used consistently throughout the document.
  • Language Localization: Adjustments for regional language variations (e.g., American vs. British English).
  • Technical Editing: Editing for technical accuracy in documents with specialized content.

Our goal is to surpass your expectations, delivering a polished piece that showcases your best English writing.

How do I hire an editor?

You can hire an editor by just browsing our marketplace of editors, clicking on the "View Profile" button of an editor you want to hire, and clicking on the "Hire Me" button. After your payment method has been processed, your editor will get to work and will deliver the edited version before your due date.

Where can I find price and due date information?

A list of prices and due dates can be found within each editor's profile. Just find your editor and click on the "View Profile" button.

How fast can you edit my writing?

Our fastest delivery option is one hour using our Express Delivery service.

Can I have a free sample?

Sure! Many ServiceScape editors provide free samples. You can submit a free sample request by just browsing our marketplace of editors, clicking on the "View Profile" button of an editor you want to request a free sample from, and clicking on the "Free Sample" button. If the editor accepts your free sample request, you will receive the sample edited version within a couple of days.

How do I send a message to an editor?

You can send a message to an editor by just browsing our marketplace of editors, clicking on the "View Profile" button of an editor you want to contact, and clicking on the "Send Message" button. We will email you a notification as soon as your editor replies to your message.

How do I schedule a teleconference with an editor?

You can schedule a teleconference call by just browsing our marketplace of editors, clicking on the "View Profile" button of an editor you want to contact, and clicking on the "Teleconference" button. We will contact you right away about availability and set up the teleconference for all parties involved.

Where can I find ratings and reviews for editors?

You can find ratings and reviews from past clients within most editor profiles. Just find your editor and click on the "View Profile" button to see them. You can also read thousands of ServiceScape ratings and reviews on eKomi.

In addition, ServiceScape has been featured in several publications and websites, including The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, UpWork, HuffPost, Indeed, and The Ladders.

Can I see examples of work the editors have done in the past?

Many editors have portfolios which feature their editing. Just find your editor and click on the "View Profile" button to view these edited versions.

Do you provide editing certifications?

Yes, we provide editing certifications. Simply request the document when you hire an editor. When your project is delivered, you can download the editing certification by clicking on your project and clicking on the "Certification" button. These signed declarations certify that a document has been professionally edited by a ServiceScape editor.

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