GRADE FOUR GRAMMAR LESSON
Identify and fix the error in the following piece.
“A spokesman for the State Farm Insurance auto adjustment office said the car may not necessarily be a write-off, explaining that the car’s electrical and mechanical systems would have to be examined to determine how the water had effected them and the water damage to the interior would need to be assessed before a judgment could be made.”
Don Lajoie, “Out-of-control vehicle ends up in swimming pool”, The Windsor Star, Friday, June 22, 2012.
The word for today is “neologism”.
What part of speech is “neologism”?
Define “neologism” and use it in a sentence.
CORRECTIONS & EXPLANATIONS
Corrections and explanations for this week’s entries will be posted Sunday.