ALAS! POOR ENGLISH! SUCH ABUSE!
Identify and correct the errors in the following pieces. Give reasons to support your selections.
“Vail doesn’t believe the sanctions will in any way effect the desire of top players to want to suit up for the Spitfires.”
Bob Duff, “Hockey, not sanctions, key to Spitfires”, The Windsor Star, Thursday, September 6, 2012.
“ ‘Invisible to an entire community, one which includes social service agencies, schools, neighbours, friends and family. So invisible as to literally disappear’ ”
Sherri Walsh, in a story by Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press, “ ‘Invisible’ girl’s death examined at inquiry in Manitoba”, The Windsor Star, Thursday, September 6, 2012.
The word for today is “gargantuan”.
What part of speech is “gargantuan”?
Define “gargantuan” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.