Can you out-word our Wordsmiths??

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Here's where we at Website Proofreading throw down the gauntlet and challenge you to a duel!

How many mistakes can you find in each of the following? Click on each statement provided to find the correct answer..

One thing this place has in abundance are hipsters, although there are less hipsters in this bar then their are in the other bar’s here.

5 mistakes:
One thing this place has in abundance is hipsters, although there are fewer hipsters in this bar than there are in the other bars here.

Angela wasn’t nearly so effected by the flood as Christian was, but she realised that the group of rescuers were scheduled to arrive soon, otherwise she would of tried to jump the queue.

4 mistakes:
Angela wasn’t nearly as affected by the flood as Christian was, but she realised that the group of rescuers was scheduled to arrive soon, otherwise she would have tried to jump the queue.

After they brought the house at auction, the agent inferred they had actually paid too much for it.

2 mistakes:
After they bought the house at auction, the agent implied that they had actually paid too much for it.

It’s not always cut and dried. You can sometimes have different opinions to those of your manager.

1 mistake:
It’s not always cut and dried. You can sometimes have different opinions from those of your manager. 

In this context neither the answer or the question make any sense.

2 mistakes:

In this context neither the answer nor the question makes any sense.

The drinks complimented the food nicely, subsequently I would recommend the matching wines.

2 mistakes:

The drinks complemented the food nicely. Consequently I would recommend the matching wines.

Caroline came to the picnic with George and me. Me and Caroline didn’t stay long.

2 mistake:
Caroline went to the picnic with George and me. Caroline and I didn’t stay long.

I’m not expecting she and Pia to agree on this.

1 mistake:
I’m not expecting Pia and her to agree on this.




 

 

 

 

 

 

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