WHEN WILL THEY EVER LEARN?
The three examples listed below display four errors. I have noted two of the errors at least a dozen times, but the writers do not respond.
I will not quit.
Find, identify and correct the errors.
“TORONTO Ontario’s premier said Wednesday he considered it a ‘very serious issue’ that thousands of cancer test results may have gone missing.”
POSTMEDIA NEWS, “Where are cancer results?”, The Windsor Star, Thursday, July 28, 2011.
“Among other issues addressed in the report is the subject of parking. KPMG found that the WFCU Centre’s 1,900 parking spots fall short of the 2,500 originally planned for the facility – but the number of spaces are still within city zoning standards.”
Dalson Chen, “WFCU audit clears city”, The Windsor Star, Thursday, July 28, 2011.
“The pilot who went missing after making a distress call was found ‘alive and in good condition’ after spending the night in Lake Huron.”
Unknown writer, “Missing pilot swam 24 km”, The Windsor Star, Thursday, July 28, 2011.
The word for today is “blatant”.
What part of speech is “blatant”?
What other parts of speech can be made from “blatant”?
Define “blatant” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.