Today’s five-question, multiple-choice quiz is about word choice. I hope I don’t sound like a broken record, but we copy editors see problems with word choice every day. Homonyms are easy to mistype as we are writing and easy to miss as we are editing, so we have to be alert to the possible errors.
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