Find, identify and correct the errors in the following examples.
“ ‘Sadly, these guys are not alone, this is not a unique case,’ said Baeumler, whose Disaster DIY and Leave it to Bryan series on the Home & Garden Television Network are filled with similar stories of home renos gone horribly wrong.”
Doug Schmidt, “TV star leads extreme makeover at family’s mould-infested home”, The Windsor Star, Thursday, October 10, 2013.
“Actually, I’m kind of offended with the fact that they want to put calories on a menu,” Glenn said. “I could care less that they want to put calories on a menu when the country doesn’t even take the initiative to tell me where my food comes from.”
Glenn Swinton, in a story by Beatrice Fantoni, “It’s coming: calories on menus”, The Windsor Star, Thursday, October 10, 2013.
The word for today is “rhetorical”.
What part of speech is “rhetorical”?
Define “rhetorical” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.
CORRECTIONS & EXPLANATIONS
Corrections and explanations for this week’s entries will be posted tomorrow, Friday.
BONUS: Read the sentence above and identify the designation for the word “Friday”. Explain it correctly and receive a GOLD STAR.