MY FAITHFUL CONTRIBUTORS COME THROUGH AGAIN!
Find, identify and correct the errors in the following examples.
“Firefighters and paramedics were the first to arrive at the collision scene on Riverside Drive East. They tended to the bike rider as he lay on the roadway.”
Dalson Chen, “Dirt bike rider killed in crash”, The Windsor Star, Tuesday, June 17, 2014.
“ ‘It was a very interesting projected — an engineering feat, really,’ Glos recalled of his project Monday as the news started to spread that Tatro Horizons Ltd., of Chatham had purchased the building for a reputed $12.5 million.”
Chris Vander Doelen, “GM plant to be reborn”, The Windsor Star, Tuesday, June17, 2014.
“They insist the show isn’t about bashing the mayor, whose slew of antics range from admissions of trying crack cocaine and using drugs while in office, to being caught on multiple cellphone videos appearing intoxicated and uttering profanities on national TV.”
Victoria Ahearn, The Canadian Press, “Next for Rob Ford — the musical”, The Windsor Star, Tuesday, June 17, 2014.
The word for today is “sobriquet”.
What part of speech is “sobriquet”?
Define “sobriquet” and use it in a sentence that you have created.