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Mar 6th, 2015
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Identify the ten sentence-skills mistakes at the underlined spots in the passage below then choose which letter in sentence skills apply to each sentence mistake that is underlined.

  1. Fragment……b. run-on…..c. mistake in subject-verb agreement…..d. mistake in verb tense…….e. mistake in pronoun point of view…..f. spelling error……g. missing comma

    College should be a time to expand horizons by meeting new people, getting exposure to new ideas and becoming a better critical thinker. Meeting new people are one of the best parts about college. Many colleges have students from around the country, as well as from different countries. For example, college students in Texas may meet and perhaps room with students from New York City, Seattle, London, and Tokyo. Getting to know new people is not only exciting because of possible new friendships. But it also helps expose you to new ideas. People who grow up in different cultures often look at things differently. A student from London will have a very different perspective on European politics from a student who live in Seattle. Meeting new people however, is not the only way college students get exposed to new ideas. Every class that a college student took exposes him or her to new ideas. Whether its American Indian Literature or College Algebra 101, the professor instructing the class will introduce concepts and methods that will be new to students. These new ideas, along with new friendships and relationships, will help students become critical thinkers. With each new experience, students will need too make decisions and form reactions. Many students think they should know everything when they enter college they should be prepared for all the new people, and experiences that await them.

    Editing Test 6

  1. Fragment…b. run-on…c. mistake in subject-verb agreement…d. missing comma…e. missing capital letter…f. dangling modifier…g. homonym mistake…h. missing apostrophe… i. cliche

    At one time doctors believed that diseases generated spontaneously on their own> Louis Pasteur (1822-95), a french scientist, disproved that. Demonstrating that germs cause many diseases. Pasteur worked like a dog to convince doctors to sterilize their instruments and wash their hands before delivering a baby. Pasteur new this would reduce the chances of infection as a result, it would save the lives of many women who otherwise would have dies giving birth. Another of Pasteurs discoveries was a vaccine for rabies. Retarding the progress of the disease, a boy bitten by a rabid dog was saved. Finally, Pasteur is responsible for a process that stop the growth of bacteria in wine and milk, it now bears his name: pasteurization

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