Writing for Business - A Whatis.com Blog:

November, 2012


November 8, 2012  1:27 PM

Overnegation: Double negatives make a positive

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore

What does this sentence mean? It's unlikely that the software will never be standardized. a. The software is likely to be standardized. b. The software is not likely to be standardized.

  Bookmark and Share     2 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend

November 7, 2012  11:40 AM

Which is larger: a 180 degree change or a 360 degree change?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore

Which is correct? IT consumerization represents a _______ change in the flow of technology innovation -- a complete reversal of the way it used to go. a....


November 5, 2012  7:45 PM

How is “RFID” pronounced?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore

Which is correct? An enhanced driver's license contains _______ that allows authorities to pull up your data. a. a RFID tag b. an RFID tag

  Bookmark and Share     0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend


November 3, 2012  2:28 PM

To whit or to wit?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore

Which is correct? According to Peter Cohan, there are six reasons Facebook stock is only worth $7, _____: competing objectives, slowing growth, conflicted ownership structure, weak monetization, lack of...


November 2, 2012  12:53 PM

Disinterested or uninterested?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore

  Which is correct? According to some critics, Google is _________ in fixing YouTube flaws. a. uninterested b. disinterested

  Bookmark and Share     0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend


November 1, 2012  1:13 PM

Misplaced modifiers and dangling participles

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore

  Which is correct? a. As a quick and easy way to share content, I recommend Dropbox. b. I recommend Dropbox as a quick and easy way to share content.

  Bookmark and Share     0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend


Forgot Password

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an e-mail containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: