THEY ARE PAID FOR THIS! GAWD!
Identify and correct the error in the following “professionally prepared” ad.
“1 in 3 expect to retire comfortably”
TD ad headline, The Windsor Star, Thursday, February 23, 2012.
IS THERE AN ERROR HERE?
I suggest there is an error in this sentence. Some may disagree.
What is the error. What is the reason to consider it an error?
Correct the error or defend that there is no error.
“ Almost $4 million in outstanding property taxes are owed on the 117 properties eligible for sale.”
Doug Schmidt, “City planning huge property tax sell-off”, The Windsor Star, Thursday, February 23, 2012.
I HAVE TO DO THIS
I rarely single out letters to the editor, but this was written by a high school teacher. He should know better.
Identify and correct the error.
“Was there ever a day when weather or circumstances beyond your control effected production?
Darren Gravalese, “It’s a privilege to work with students”, letter to the editor, The Windsor Star, Thursday, February, 23, 2012.
The word for today is “occlude”.
What part of speech is “occlude”?
Define “occlude” and use it in a sentence that shows its meaning.
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