Identify, explain and correct the error in the following piece.
“The threat of looming cuts that have hung over the public service for months have created a slew of management headaches, including a decline in the attrition rate that departments are counting on to help manage widely expected job losses.”
Postmedia News, Federal workers fear job losses”, The Windsor Star, Thursday, March 29, 2012.
“In route” is a phrase that is often, but incorrectly, used.
Explain why “in route” is incorrect and then fix the problem.
The word for today is “illusory”.
What part of speech is “illusory”?
Define “illusory” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.