Find, identify and correct the errors in the following examples.
“The square outline on the floor was a former trap door where prisoners would be hung in the gallows, the last one being in 1943.
Photo caption in a Trevor Wilhelm story, “Hard Time”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, November 5, 2014.
“It’s a significant thing that took place, it’s still in our minds, and we’re still mourning the loss of those two soldiers,” said Masse.
Doug Schmidt, quoting Brian Masse in a story, “Remembrance Day up for debate”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, November 5, 2014.
“ ‘Those poor souls gave up their lives for us, why not do something for them?’ said Vincelli, who was interviewed walking past Windsor’s downtown Cenotaph at lunch hour.”
Doug Schmidt, quoting Carmelina Vincelli in a story, “Remembrance Day up for debate”, The Windsor Star, Wednesday, November 5, 2014.
THINK ABOUT THIS ONE
Identify the author of the following concept.
“I respect faith, but doubt is what gets you an education.”
The word for today is “insatiable”.
What part of speech is “insatiable”?
Define “insatiable” and use it in a sentence that demonstrates its meaning.