DOES THIS MAKE ANY SENSE?
I have read the following ten different ways and still cannot make sense of it.
Find the error, or problem, and correct it.
What is the major lesson to writers of this?
“That the way to reduce what industrial and commercial pay is by having the residential taxpayer pick up the difference.”
Dalson Chen, “Mayor ‘pleased’ with tax policies”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, April, 27, 2011.
IS THIS REALLY ACCEPTABLE OR EVEN CORRECT?
I contend there is an error in the following. Others may disagree.
Identify and correct what is considered an error by English purists.
“None of them are in custody.”
Monica Wolfson, “DRUG MULES TURN AGAINST CRIME RING”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, April 27,, 2011.
THIS IS WORTH REMEMBERING
Identify the author of the following.
“A little learning is a dangerous thing but a lot of ignorance is just as bad.”
The word for today is “bawdy”.
What part of speech is “bawdy”?
Define “bawdy” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.