Identify and correct the errors in the following pieces.
“Following the tour, the group sat down at the Hilton Hotel where they were to conduct a two-day brainstorming sessions to determine what the aquatic centre should look like and include in the final design.”
Dave Battagello, “Aquatic centre site tour draws dozens”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, September 14, 2011.
“Why? Because two months ago this election was Hudak’s to lose, and now the Liberals and Conservatives are neck and neck.”
Anne Jarvis, “Hudak hypocrisy hurting”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, September 14, 2011.
A WORTHY PURSUIT
Identify the author of the following.
GOLD STAR: receive a GOLD STAR for identifying the work in which the line appears.
“Sweet mercy is nobility’s true badge.”
The word for today is “onerous”.
What part of speech is “onerous”?
Define “onerous” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.
The corrections, definitions and explanations for the daily entries are posted at the end of the week.