THEY ALL DO IT!
Identify and correct the errors in the following pieces supplied by some unknown news service to my local newspaper.
“Actor Eric Dane voluntarily checked himself into a treatment facility to help him get off of pain medication that he was prescribed for a sports injury that he suffered over the recent hiatus.”
Writer unknown, “Grey’s Anatomy star goes into rehab”, The Windsor Star, Thursday, July 21, 2011.
“The ruling given by judge Geoffrey Vos followed a 20-minute hearing at the London court where neither Grant nor campaigner Khan were present, according to the Press Association.”
Writer unknown, “Police to give information to Grant”, The Windsor Star, Thursday, July 21, 2011.
The word for today is “counter-intuitive”.
What part of speech is “counter-intuitive”?
Define “counter-intuitive” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.