Dumbing down?

Editing_and_Proofreading Blog_319David Crystal always gives good value. This post puts right a myth spread by headline writers about a proposed ‘A’ level question. Apparently, it is ludicrously easy.

Well the part they are quoting might be, but the full question isn’t.

I would like to see what kind of answer you’d get if you rounded up all these headline writers & made them answer that whole question.

I suspect they would struggle.

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