ALWAYS THE SAME
Identify and correct four errors in the following three units.
“A tribute, perhaps, to all he gave to the Wings.”
Bob Duff, “Yzerman back in town”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, November 30, 2011.
“Tuesday, at the Canadian Industrial Security Conference, Ron Myles said that Canadian companies often perceive corporate spying and infiltration as something out of Hollywood and insist the amount of cases that are exposed is but a mere fraction of the problems in this country.”
Postmedia News, “Corporate espionage rampant”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, November 30, 2011.
“Nearly four years after she went missing, the bones of a Quebec woman police say may have been the victim of a homicide have been discovered in a wooded area off of Highway 20 near Coteau du Lac, about 50 kilometres west of Montreal.”
Postmedia news, “Bones may be from homicide victim”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, November 30, 2011.
WORTH THINKING ABOUT
Identify the author of the following piece of wisdom.
“The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget.”
The word for today is “idolatrous”.
What part of speech is “idolatrous”?
Define “idolatrous” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.