Grammar Quiz 10 Cumulative You have three attempts and unlimited time to complete this quiz on all that we have thus far read and discussed in The Bedford Handbook. This quiz will be unavailable after 8:30am Thursday, 10/21/10. GQ10 Which of the following DOES NOT have an error? Joe likes places that are warm and dry; Jane like places that are cold and damp. I don’t know who to believe; therefore, I’ve decided to hold off on a decision until I can get better information. I wanted to go with everyone to the pumpkin farm; however, I needed to stay home to watch the kids. He’s seen only three classic movies: Gone with the Wind, Citizen Kane, and Singing in the Rain. All of the above have errors. None of the above has an error. GQ10 Which of the following DOES NOT have an error? Dad sent me to the store to buy the following items: milk, eggs, and bread. Jerry spent a fortune on all kinds of fun stuff for the 4th of July party, including: fireworks, a bouncy tent, and a live band. Here are your afternoon chores; feed the dogs, clean your room, and dust the living room. Humboldt County’s economy depends in large part on revenue from marijuana cultivation and many economists have predicted that legalizing marijuana will cause an economic depression in Humboldt. All of the above have errors. None of the above has an error. GQ10 Which of the following DOES NOT have an error? Because the house was run down I was able to buy it for very little money. Being run down and in need of remodeling, I was able to buy the house very cheap. I was able to buy the house for very little money, because it was run down. Because I didn't have a lot of money I was forced to buy a run-down house. All of the above have errors. None of the above has an error. GQ10 Which of the following DOES NOT have an error? Whenever the moon is out, the neighbor's dog barks all night long. Because the neighbor's dog was barking after midnight the Nortons decided to complain. The Nortons are a bunch of whiny complainers, they were over here again this morning complaining about our dog's barking. After barking at the moon past midnight, the Nortons decided to complain to the dog's owners. All of the above have errors. None of the above has an error. GQ10 What is the error in the following passage: Of course, the more Hill persisted in making his case, the more resistant jurors became. With each word, Hill moved his client farther from a favorable verdict. “It was like the jurors started to see [Hill] as a kind of enemy, and they wanted nothing to do with him.” Few were surprised when the guilty verdict came down. The brackets should be parentheses (). The period should be outside the quotation mark. The quote should be indented five spaces. There should be a signal phrase that introduces the quote. All of the above. None of the above.