Axia College Material Appendix D Identify Twenty Errors in the Passage Below Review the passage below, which contains 20 errors. Identify these errors by marking each of the errors in bold, and make your correction in parentheses after the error. Example: My cars interior is black. This must be marked as follows: My cars (car’s) interior is black. The 20 errors are in the following categories: comma usage (six errors); question marks, apostrophes, and quotation marks (five errors); capitalization (six errors); and colons, semi-colons, and commonly misused words (three errors). Passage: Why are great numbers of students choosing to pursue their college degrees using their home computers. (?) Benjamin Franklin said ; (said, “A) A penny saved is a penny earned ”. (.”) This principle applies to the american (American) and foreign online student. Todays (Today’s) students choose to take online courses to save money on transportation, books, babysitters (babysitters,)and supplies. The fluctuating cost of gasoline in the
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2011 for the course COM 155 155 taught by Professor Shepherd during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.