FRIDAY THE THIRTEENTH WRITERS
How many errors can you find in the following pieces?
Identify and correct the error. Give reasons for your choices.
“For the Dutch learned long ago that player development doesn’t start with players, but with coaches.”
Dave Waddell, “Dutch coaches scout talent”, The Windsor Star, Friday, July 13, 2012.
“Tigers manager Jim Leyland lay shirtless on the blue couch in his Comerica Park office as he fielded questions about his team’s wayward course at midseason.”
STAR NEWS SERVICES, “Tigers vs. Orioles”, The Windsor Star, Friday, July 13, 2012.
The word for today is “intangible”.
What part of speech is “intangible”?
Define ‘intangible” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning clearly.
CORRECTIONS & EXPLANATIONS
Corrections and explanations for this week’s entries will be posted Sunday.