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August 20, 2009  2:17 PM

More so or moreso?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore
typing Which is correct?
The ability to visualize data is important now and will only become _______ in the future.
a. more so
b. moreso

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August 19, 2009  1:11 PM

Continuous or continual?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore
typing Which is correct?
The breach attempts were apparently random but _______.
a. continuous
b. continual

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August 18, 2009  1:20 PM

Anymore or any more?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore
typing Which is correct?
The music industry is in flux because so many people don’t buy music on CDs ________.
a. any more
b. anymore

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August 17, 2009  5:29 PM

biweekly vs. semiweekly

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore
typing Which is correct?
The licensing committee resolved to meet ________ to ensure that all members could attend at least once a week.
a. biweekly
b. semiweekly

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August 12, 2009  7:24 PM

Initialisms, acronyms and articles

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore
typing Which is correct?
We deployed __ FTTH network in Calaveras, CA.
a. a
b. an

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August 12, 2009  6:18 PM

Comma rules – Dependent clauses

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

I switched from AT&T to _______________ I could only get CDMA coverage after I moved.
a. Verizon, because
b. Verizon because

Which is correct?

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August 11, 2009  6:07 PM

8 a.m. or 8:00 a.m.?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore
typing Which is correct?
The Mobile WiMAX sessions begin at ____ tomorrow.
a. 8 a.m.
b. 8:00 a.m.

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August 10, 2009  7:58 PM

Me, myself or I?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore
typing Which is correct?

The CFO and ____ are very optimistic about the potential of Metro Ethernet.
a. me
b. myself
c. I

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August 10, 2009  5:44 PM

Complementary or complimentary?

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore
typing Which is correct?
The study explored whether computers and mobile phones were _________ or competitive communications channels.
a. complimentary
b. complementary

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August 4, 2009  7:13 PM

Subject – verb agreement

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore
typing Which is correct?
MDM comprises a set of processes and tools that ______________ an organization’s data entities.
a. define and manage
b. defines and manages

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