Identify and correct the error in the following piece. Explain the applicable rule.
(I apologize that I did not hear the weatherman’s name when the report aired; as a result, I am unable to give him proper credit for his effort.)
“It’s amazing the amount of people involved in this event.”
(This is a reference to the Red Bull Races to be held in Windsor the next day.)
Weatherman, A News, Friday, June 4, 2010, 6:00 pm news.
The word for today is “plagiarism“.
What part of speech is “plagiarism“?
Define “plagiarism” and use it in a sentence.
What other forms of the word can you list?