23 Sep 2012 — Suspicious Quotes
How would you correct this sandwich label?
Made "fresh" in-store
Click one or more options to change.
Change "fresh" to fresh.
Change in-store to in store.
Made fresh in store.
Change in-store to in our kitchen or this morning.
Made fresh in our kitchen/ here / locally.
suspicious quotes – the unexpected use of quotation marks for emphasis rather than for an unusual sense of the word. "Women's" restroom upstairs (Will some other type of person be using the room?) Made "fresh". (Is there some other process called fresh?) Employees must "wash hands". (Will they be just pretending to do so?)
Join us on G-Q Facebook
Index Grammar-Quizzes | Previous The more…, the more… | Next Comparative clause
Julie Sevastopoulos – ESL / EFL / TEFL – English Grammar Reference / Resource – Practices & Exercises – Palo Alto, California USA —