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Chapter 26. Grammar 101 > Sentence Errors - Pg. 297

Grammar 101 12. Writing carefully, dangling participles must be avoided. Error: _________________________________________________________ Correction: _____________________________________________________ The passive voice should never be used. Error: _________________________________________________________ Correction: _____________________________________________________ This is a sentence that some people would not put up with. Error: _________________________________________________________ 297 13. 14. 15. Correction: _____________________________________________________ Remember to never split an infinitive (even if you want to boldly go where no man has gone before). Error: _________________________________________________________ Correction: _____________________________________________________ You're capable to using the correct idiom. Error: _________________________________________________________ Correction: _____________________________________________________ If you reread your work, you will find upon serious reconsideration that a great deal of repetition can be avoided by careful proofreading, attentive reevaluating, and scrupulous editing. Error: _________________________________________________________ Correction: _____________________________________________________ If you reach a crosswalk on the ocean of life, avoid mixed metaphors. Error: _________________________________________________________ 16. 17. 18.