Re: Need some grammar help

Subject: Re: Need some grammar help
From: Richard Mateosian <xrmxrm -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "A.B. Cornwell" <cornwell -dot- ab -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 15 Nov 2010 01:51:09 -0800

So frustrating. My daughter is in high school. She encounters poorly
written questions all the time, and they often throw her for a loop.
She expresses herself carefully, and when others do not, she assumes
they mean what they say rather than what they clearly meant to say.

On Fri, Nov 12, 2010 at 8:48 PM, A.B. Cornwell <cornwell -dot- ab -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

>  Your picture will be divided into little packets of data for transport
> across the internet using ___________.

> A. TCP
> B. IP

> The "correct" answer is TCP.  I'm telling the instructor that if the intent
> had been to ask what is the protocol for dividing the picture into little
> packets of data, there should have been a comma before and a comma after the
> phrase "for transport across the internet" : "

Richard Mateosian <xrm -at- pacbell -dot- net>
Berkeley, California

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