13 error types are focused on in this project. For teacher's instructions and student's handouts, please click on the respective items.

Error No. Error Types Examples  Downloadable files
1 Missing relative pronouns  I met two parents attended the interview yesterday. Teacher's Notes

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2 too + Adj + to + VP He is too happy to see you. Teacher's Notes

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3 Periphrastic topic-constructions According to Tung Chee Hwa, he said that... Teacher's Notes

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4 Resumptive pronouns She is the teacher that she changes my life. Teacher's Notes

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5 Non-parallel structures Its main functions are file maintenance and storing information. Teacher's Notes

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6 Independent clause as Subject Snoopy is leaving makes us all very happy. Teacher's Notes

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7 Dangling modifiers Entering the stadium, the size of the crowd surprised John. Teacher's Notes

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8 There has/have  There will not have any paper in the printer. Teacher's Notes

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9 Pseudo-tough movement I am difficult to learn English. Teacher's Notes 

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10 On the contrary John is a very diligent student. On the contrary, Mary is very lazy. Teacher's Notes

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11 Concern / Be concerned about The only thing I must concern is the style of clothes. Teacher's Notes

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12 Somewhere has something Hong Kong has a lot of rubbish. Teacher's Notes

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13 Very + V I like playing basketball. So I very enjoy it. Teacher's Notes

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