THE USUAL SLOPPINESS
Find, identify and correct the errors in the following pieces.
“Not just because of a two goal rally in the game’s final 216 seconds of regulation time and an ultimate overtime victory against the Americans, but because of what happened before.”
Dave Waddell, “Hockey legends tell their tales”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
“ ‘With all his knowledge and experience, him playing (NHL) hockey, he gave us something we’ve never truly had before.’ ”
Meghan Agosta-Marciano, in a Dave Waddell story, “Hockey legends tell their tales”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
HOW TRUE IS THIS?
Identify the author of the following.
“Toward no crime have men shown themselves so cold-bloodedly cruel as in punishing differences of belief.”
The word for today is “xenophobic”.
What part of speech is “xenophobic”?
Define “xenophobic” and use it in a sentence of your own creation.