A MIX OF ERRORS
Find, identify and correct the errors in the following examples.
“ ‘The issue of Toronto and the funding formula, to myself and others in different municipalities, was a red flag,’ Francis said.”
Eddie Francis, City of Windsor Mayor, in a story by Dave Waddell, “Francis airs concerns with OLG officials”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, April 10, 2013.
“A trio of artistic business partners have launched a new store at Tecumseh Mall which features handmade work by local artists and crafters.”
Dave Hall, “Artisans’ collective sets up shop at Tecumseh Mall”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, April 10, 2013.
“ ‘I’m not going to sugar-coat this – he should be expelled from the union, he doesn’t belong here anymore,’ said Doug Ryan, Local 773’s senior financial adviser to the business manager and another union veteran brought in last fall to fill a senior position.’ ”
Doug Schmidt, quoting Doug Ryan in a story, “Union accuses ex-official of fraud”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, April 10, 2013.
A WHOLE LOT OF TRUTH HERE
Identify the author of the following piece of advice.
“I respect faith, but doubt is what gets you an education.”
The word for today is “inviolable”.
What part of speech is “inviolable”?
Define “inviolable” and use it in a sentence that clearly demonstrates its meaning.
Try to use “inviolable” in your speech today.