EditingExerciseReviewThakkar

EditingExerciseReviewThakkar - GM410 Foundations of...

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GM410 – Foundations of Professional Communication Review and Practice for Editing Quiz REVIEW FOR EDITING QUIZ Consulting the indicated resources as necessary, correct the following sentences for sentence fragments, fused sentences, comma splices, subject-verb agreement, pronoun-antecedent agreement, pronoun case, parallel structure, modifier placement, wordiness, commas, semicolons, colons, apostrophes, quotation marks, or capitalization. Each sentence has only one type of error, though more than one correction may be required. You may make other improvements in the sentence, but you will get credit only if the error is corrected. There are no correct sentences. Sentence fragments, fused sentences, and comma splices; agreement; pronoun case A - Sentence fragments (Appendix A #13; PP – Sentences - Sentence Problems - Sentence Fragments) B - Fused sentences (Appendix A #26; PP – Sentences - Sentence Problems - Fused Sentence and Comma Splices) C - Comma splices (Appendix A #26; PP – Sentences - Sentence Problems - Fused Sentence and Comma Splices) F - Problems with subject-verb agreemen t (Appendix A #10; PP - Grammar Basics – Verbs - Agreement) G - Problems with pronoun-antecedent agreement (Appendix A #16; PP - Grammar Basics - Nouns and Pronouns -Pronouns - Pronoun Antecedent Agreement) H - Problems with pronoun case (Appendix A #20; PP - Grammar Basics - Nouns and Pronouns – Pronouns - Pronoun Case) 1. I planned to finish my shopping by December 1. But didn't manage to get started until December 23. - A I planned to finish my shopping by December 1 but didn't manage to get started until December 23. 2. I'm going shopping tonight, tell me what you need. - B I'm going shopping tonight. Tell me what you need. 3. No one in any of my classes are planning to go on that field trip. - F No one in any of my classes is planning to go on that field trip. 4. Just between you and I, this year's Christmas party sounds like kind of a drag. - H Just between you and me, this year's Christmas party sounds like kind of a drag. 5.
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