Grab Hold Of Grammar

When you hear the word grammar do you think of lots of useless, boring rules that you are forced to learn in school? Grammar is the study of words and the way they work together. Grammar is what helps guide our day-to-day writing.The correct use of grammar keeps you from being misunderstood and lets you effectively express your thoughts and ideas. While we hope what we have to say is more important than some silly grammatical error, good grammar is the key to all good communications.

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BE A SUBBIE

A sub editor's job is to check copy for errors as well asarrange the layout and design of the stories to fit the available space on each page. Your task is to check the page and correct any errors ready for the newspaper to print.

Click here for the page to be corrected.

Click here for the help page highlighting the corrections to be made.

 

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1. It is most likely that the front page story of your local newspaper is a local story.

2. Peter Slipper

3. Air Australia

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