Sir or Madam:
Some additional grammatical fixes should be attached to this message.
Varik "NOT A COMPUTER PROGRAMMER!!!" Valefor
diff --git a/bin/csh/USD.doc/csh.2 b/bin/csh/USD.doc/csh.2
index af767ea3066..4d977df0529 100644
@@ -293,7 +293,7 @@ date >! now
if you really wanted to overwrite the contents of `now'.
The `>!' is a special metasyntax indicating that clobbering the
-file is ok.\(dg
+file is OK.\(dg
\(dgThe space between the `!' and the word `now' is critical here, as `!now'
would be an invocation of the
@@ -400,7 +400,7 @@ list, denoting the argument list `\!*'.
Finally we ran the program `bug' to see that its output is indeed correct.
To make a numbered listing of the program we ran the `cat' command on the file
`bug.c', with the `-n' flag.
-Unfortunately, we mispelled `cat' as `cay'.
+Unfortunately, we misspelled `cat' as `cay'. \"hunspell saves the day!
To correct this
we used a shell substitute, placing the old text and new text between `^'
characters. This is similar to the substitute command in the editor.
diff --git a/bin/stty/stty.1 b/bin/stty/stty.1
index 9faa65de2d5..975a6011757 100644
@@ -52,7 +52,7 @@ characteristics for the device that is its standard input.
If no options or operands are specified, it reports the settings of a subset
of characteristics as well as additional ones if they differ from their
-Otherwise it modifies
+Otherwise, it modifies
the terminal state according to the specified arguments.
Some combinations of arguments are mutually
exclusive on some terminal types.
@@ -99,7 +99,9 @@ This corresponds to the
in the termios structure.
.Bl -tag -width Ds
.It Cm parenb Pq Fl parenb
-Enable (disable) parity generation
.It Cm parodd Pq Fl parodd
Select odd (even) parity.
@@ -136,7 +138,8 @@ to
.Ar number .
.It Cm hupcl Pq Fl hupcl
Stop asserting modem control
-(do not stop asserting modem control) on last close.
+.Pq do not stop asserting modem control
+on last close.
.It Cm hup Pq Fl hup
@@ -186,7 +189,8 @@ Ignore (do not ignore)
.It Cm icrnl Pq Fl icrnl
-Map (do not map)
+.Pq do not map
@@ -195,7 +199,8 @@ on input.
Translate (do not translate) upper case to lower case
.It Cm ixon Pq Fl ixon
@@ -360,8 +365,8 @@ erased with simply an
.It Cm mdmbuf Pq Fl mdmbuf
-If set, flow control output based on condition of Carrier Detect.
+If set, flow control output is based on the condition of Carrier Detect.
writes return an error if Carrier Detect is low (and Carrier is not being
ignored with the
diff --git a/lib/libc/gen/getpwnam.3 b/lib/libc/gen/getpwnam.3
index 1936d38026d..6255481c633 100644
@@ -123,7 +123,7 @@ These file descriptors can be closed by a call to
It is dangerous for long-running programs to keep the file descriptors
open as the database will become out of date if it is updated while the
program is running.
-However the file descriptors are automatically closed when
+However, the file descriptors are automatically closed when
.Xr execve 2
diff --git a/lib/libc/sys/mkdir.2 b/lib/libc/sys/mkdir.2
index f080bacf051..906402dd614 100644
@@ -65,9 +65,9 @@ function is equivalent to
except that where
specifies a relative path,
-the newly created directory is created relative to
+the new directory is created relative to
the directory associated with file descriptor
+.Fa fd ,
instead of the current working directory.
@@ -78,7 +78,7 @@ is passed the special value
.In fcntl.h )
-parameter, the current working directory is used
+parameter, the current working directory is used,
and the behavior is identical to a call to
.Fn mkdir .
.Sh RETURN VALUES
@@ -87,7 +87,7 @@ and the behavior is identical to a call to
-will fail and no directory will be created if:
+will fail, and no directory will be created if:
.Bl -tag -width Er
.It Bq Er ENOTDIR
A component of the path prefix is not a directory.
@@ -118,7 +118,7 @@ There are no free inodes on the file system on which the
directory is being created.
.It Bq Er EDQUOT
The new directory cannot be created because the user's
-quota of disk blocks on the file system that will
+quota of disk blocks on the file system that would
contain the directory has been exhausted.
.It Bq Er EDQUOT
The user's quota of inodes on the file system on
@@ -189,7 +189,7 @@ Since
.Bx 4.1c ,
-it no longer requires superuser privileges and it automatically creates the
+it no longer