DO WRITERS EVER LEARN GRAMMAR?
Identify and correct the errors in the following pieces.
“A pair of fire trucks were on the scene along with a few Union Gas workers, toiling over a dug-up hole in the home’s front lawn.”
AREA BRIEFS, “Gas leak forces evacuation”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, November 10, 2010.
“Since hospitals can’t run a deficit, they will have to reduce services and layoff staff to balance the budget if pay increases are mandated by arbitrators, Musyj said.”
Monica Wolfson, “Raises ordered for nurses”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, November 10, 2010.
Identify the author of the following.
“Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.”
The word for today is “tertiary”.
What part of speech is “tertiary”?
Define “tertiary” and use it in a sentence.