It may be a losing battle, but it is one I choose to fight. Join me.
Above is a screen shot of quite a wonderful infographic, What does it take to get a job at Google? There are three grammar/usage errors here. Can you spot them? Challenge your students to spot them.
- PS: The last interview question makes for a great literacy lesson: sequence, cause-effect, vocabulary (multiple meanings, is/is not), connection-to-self. I get it. Can your combined students get it too?
Here's another error. This video trailer for Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 is all over TV. What a wide spread for an error! Do you have the courage to ask students to pen letters to Activision? I wrote one.
|scene from video trailer|