EA1101_ET1000_NK1001 Grammar Editing 15

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EA1101/ET1000/NK1001 Grammar Editing 15 1. There are TEN (10) errors in the following text. 2. Identify the error in the numbered sentence, then write your correction in the numbered blank space on the right side of the text. 3. After your correction, give a brief explanation of the type of error: noun, pronoun, subject-verb agreement, word form, verb form, tense, preposition, article or parallelism . Note that not all these items will be tested. Some will be repeated while others are left out, to prevent elimination strategy. Could Obesity be All in the Mind? by Pat Hagan As the global obesity epidemic spreads, and the British Food Standards Agency prepares to debate the increasing number of overweight children, all eyes are fixed firmly on expanding waistlines. (1)But should we be looking elsewhere in the body for the real secrets behind this considerably health threat? (2)Scientists at the Universities of Edinburgh and Newcastle-upon-Tyne are about to embark on one of the biggest studies of it’s kind into the role the brain plays in making people fat. It is a multi-million pound five-year project. The results could be crucial to the battle against weight-related illnesses like diabetes and heart diseases. (3)The theory behind it is that many people fail to lost
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This note was uploaded on 02/12/2012 for the course ENGLISH EA1101 taught by Professor Ms during the Spring '08 term at National University of Singapore.

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