(v.) = correct ; make + good ; put + Nombre + right ; repair ; amend ; set + Nombre + right ; redress ; put + right ; right ; edit. Ex: Packages which have been used will be thoroughly tested in various applications, and any weakness corrected. Ex: Any child who comes to school at five years old without certain kinds of literary experience is a deprived child in whose growth there are deficiencies already difficult to make good. Ex: In 1986/87 Glasgow District Library spent over £30,000 on vandalism -- both on putting it right and in trying to prevent it. Ex: In the more common perspective of linear causality, we seek to explain a negative consequence by searching for its root cause and repairing it. Ex: This article shows how to amend and cancel orders and how to arrange delivery by telefacsimile. Ex: A serious omission or duplication in a page of prose, for instance, might necessitate the rejustification of dozens of lines, whereas if the mistake had been spotted in the stick it could have been set right in a matter of moments. Ex: To redress this iniquity women are demanding not only equal pay for equal work, but equal pay for work of equal value. Ex: The author emphasises the importance of the early stages of planning, where the seeds of failure are often sown, and mistakes made then will be very difficult to put right later. Ex: The author questions whether this is a transitional phenomenon which will be righted later. Ex: During the construction of a thesaurus, the computer can be enlisted to sort, merge, edit and compare terms. ---- * corregir a mano = hand-correct. * corregir deficiencias = correct + deficiencies. * corregir el estilo = copy edit [copyedit]. * corregir errores = debug. * corregir exámenes = mark + exams. * corregir inexactitudes = set + the record straight ; put + the record straight. * corregir la gramática = correct + the grammar. * corregir la ortografía = correct + the spelling. * corregirlo = put + matters + right. * corregir pruebas = proof ; proofread. * corregirse = clean up + Posesivo + act ; right + Reflexivo ; change + Posesivo + ways ; mend + Posesivo + ways ; mend + Posesivo + ways. * corregir una prueba = correct + proof. * corregir una situación = correct + situation ; redress + situation. * corregir un error = correct + an error ; amend + mistake ; correct + a wrong ; correct + Posesivo + mistake. * corregir un mal = correct + a wrong. * corregir un problema = correct + a problem. * sin corregir = unamended ; uncorrected ; unrevised. (v.) = clean up + Posesivo + act ; right + Reflexivo ; change + Posesivo + ways ; mend + Posesivo + ways ; mend + Posesivo + ways. Ex: The article 'NYPL cleans up its act' describes the 4 phases of a project conducted by the Conservation Division of the New York Public Library to improve its collections. Ex: From potentate to prisoner: Laurent Gbagbo, the former president, is at last taken out of action but will his country right itself?. Ex: I was a rolling stone until you changed my ways. Ex: The film tells the story of a manipulative schoolgirl who mends her ways when she falls for an older professor. Ex: The film tells the story of a manipulative schoolgirl who mends her ways when she falls for an older professor.