A NEW ONE: REALLY A PET PEEVE
What is wrong with the following sentence? Correct the problem.
“That’s a whole nuther issue.”
Kyra Phillips, CNN morning broadcast, Thursday, July 29, 9:35 am.
I made a spelling mistake in the heading of yesterday’s blog entry. I would like to say that it was a test to see if anybody reads closely but I have to admit to being lazy in my proofreading. I promise to follow my own advice in the future so that I can polish and retain my English usage credibility. As my penance, I will endure the whips and scorns of outrageous fortune and not correct the original entry.
A FUN CHALLENGE
Identify the famous line and the source of that line that I have used in the paragraph above.
The word for today is “”sardonic“.
What part of speech is “sardonic“?
Define “sardonic” and use it in a sentence.
CORRECTIONS & EXPLANATIONS
Corrections and explanations for this week’s entries will be posted Sunday.