SURPRISE! A TEST
Each of the sentences below has a common error.
Identify and correct the errors. Be sure to give reasons to support your corrections.
Can we talk?
I can’t help but fall in love with you.
He stared acrossed the aisle at me.
Things looked badly for the Mudville nine.
The reason he left is because he was frustrated.
We shuttled between New York to Chicago.
He did a great job of administrating the estate.
You’ve really got ahold on me.
I put the pen somewheres around here.
That is where I am at right now.
The word for today is “disdain”.
What part of speech is “disdain”?
Define “disdain” and use it in a sentence.