Each of these is wrong

What do these sentences have in common?

  • No misspelling ever appears on Yahoo!.
  • Articles written by Yahoo! staffers are grammatically correct.
  • Yahoo! articles are always accurate.

Each one of these sentences is wrong — just like this excerpt from Yahoo! Sports, where the writer can’t match the verb (which should be is) to the singular subject:

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2 Responses to “Each of these is wrong”

  1. ParallelLookingGlass Says:

    Thank you for sharing these examples. I didn’t really notice the problem at first.

    • Laura Says:

      You’re welcome! Some of the problems I spot are obvious and egregious, but others are a bit more subtle, but still serve as illustrations of what not to do.


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