Learn the difference between your and you’re! As seen on jimromenesko.com today.
Lovely error from the Toronto Star this morning — check out how much this dude has to pay in spousal support — $4 (when reading article further it’s actually $4 million).
Anyone who is an expert in their field can have a real superiority complex over those less informed. A copyeditor tends to enjoy catching published errors and grammar gaffes — especially when a writer feels their work is ready for publication without the benefit of an editor’s eyes. This article is from a “recovering grammar snob” — funny!
In case you ever wondered “Do copy editors laugh?” — here is your answer: YES! Especially at wit that involves word play, but most definitely at grammar goofs. Here’s a great blog that usually has some funny visual gaffes: