COMPLETE SENTENCES – A LOST ART
Identify and correct the errors in the following examples.
“Police would not confirm reports a pair of scissors were used in the attack, saying only a weapon was used.”
National Briefs, Postmedia News, “Suspects on loose after stabbing”, The Windsor Star, Tuesday, September 27, 2011.
“Derelict eyesores that pose an imminent threat to public safety.”
Dylan Kristy, “Derelict house report coming”, The Windsor Star, Tuesday, September 27, 2011.
“This despite all the storm warnings from Prime Minister Stephen Harper, among others, who warn that severe economic trouble lies ahead.”
Chris Vander Doelen, Spending must be focus”, The Windsor Star, Tuesday, September 27, 2011.
The word for today is “baleful”.
What part of speech is “baleful”?
Define “baleful” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.