Find and correct the errors in the two pieces below.
“Public meetings on the rezoning have been postponed by council until studies were done to see if the lands unsafe to build on because of old underground brine caverns of the defunct General Chemical company and its predecessors.”
Gary Rennie, “Ranta marina sale moves ahead”, The Windsor Star, Tuesday, June 15, 2010.
“The study found the once prominent dream of a leisure society has all but evaporated in the face of a greater trend toward jobs that require working weekends, nights and rotating shifts; and the increasing number of people, especially women, now raising children and also providing care to their own parents.”
Norma Greenaway, Canwest News Service, “Canadians caught in time crunch”, The Windsor Star, Tuesday, June 15, 2010.
The word for today is “languid“.
What part of speech is “languid“?
Define “languid” and use it in a sentence.
Note: think carefully; the meaning may surprise you.