SOME WRITERS NEVER LEARN
Find, identify and correct the errors in the following pieces.
“But respect is not a one-way street. Police note that cyclists, e-bikers, and motorcyclists also need to take responsibility and follow the rules of the road.
For example, bicycles and e-bikes are not exempt from making full stops at stop signs and red lights.”
Dalson Chen, “Police call on motorists to share area’s busy roads”, The Windsor Star, Tuesday, April 1, 2014.
“Though he requires fulltime care, the Howes are simply pleased to be around their dad, well aware that as his illness worsens, those moments will grow fewer and further apart.”
Bob Duff, “Howe family celebrates dad’s birthday”, The Windsor Star, Tuesday, April 1, 2014.
DO NOT BE FOOLED – ESPECIALLY TODAY!
Do you know the following:
there is no egg in eggplant;
there is no ham in hamburger;
neither is there apple nor pine in pineapple;
English muffins weren’t invented in England nor French fries in France;
sweetmeats are candies while sweetbreads, which aren’t sweet, are meat;
quicksand can work slowly;
boxing rings are square;
and a guinea pig is neither from Guinea nor is it a pig?
I’m just checking.
The word for today is “indubitable”.
What part of speech is “indubitable”?
Define “indubitable” and use it, or a variation of it, in a sentence of your own creation.