BE THE JUDGE
The following are the opening three paragraphs of an opinion piece in today’s paper.
Based on the concept that style should not trump form, determine the problems and fix them.
Be sure to give reasons.
“For the longest time after the collision occurred, Ed Jovanovski kept his hand cupped over his left eye.
Not because he was afraid of what he might see.
Because he feared he might not see, and that thought frightened him to no end.”
Bob Duff, “Jovanovski keeps eyes wide open after injury”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, April 20, 2011.
A WORTHY ATTITUDE
Identify the author of the following thought.
“The renown which riches or beauty confer is fleeting and frail; mental excellence is a splendid and lasting possession.”
The word for today is “edification”.
What part of speech is “edification”?
What other parts of speech can be derived from “edification”?
Define “edification” and use it in a sentence that clearly shows its meaning.
There will be no postings on Friday, April 22 or Sunday, April 24. All corrections and explanations for this week and next week will be posted Sunday, May 1.