Identify and correct the error in the following example.
“Schools like Begley perform poorly on provincial tests, the number of low income and immigrant families are often used as excuses.”
Anne Jarvis, “Begley’s success a beacon to all”, The Windsor Star, Monday, April 20, 2009.
Identify the irony of the piece. Explain why irony is present.
BONUS # 2
Identify and define four types of irony.
The word for today is “irreconcilable.”
What part of speech is “irreconcilable“?
Define “irreconcilable” and use it in a sentence.