COMPOSITION ERRORS – “PLURAL” IS THE WORKING WORD
Identify and correct the error in the following sub-headline of the lead story in Monday’s Toronto Star.
“As the snow and river ice melt, the search resumes for Jordan Wabasse, one of 7 aboriginal teens to go missing after leaving reserves to attend school in Thunder Bay.”
Secondary Headline of story by Tanya Talaga, Queen’s Park Bureau, “ ‘Every day we thought they would come back’ ”, Toronto Star, Monday, May 9, 2011.
The word for today is “polyandry”.
What part of speech is “polyandry”?
What other part of speech can be derived from “polyandry”?
Define “polyandry” and use it in a sentence that clearly shows its meaning.
FRIDAY THE 13th OF MAY
I hope all you superstitious people have a wonderful day.
I wish the same to everybody else, also.
Just leave the black cats alone or they will get you!
CORRECTIONS & EXPLANATIONS
Corrections and explanations for this week’s entries will be posted Sunday.