Mistake Monday

MISTAKE MONDAY for May 27: Can YOU spot what’s wrong?

Can you spot what’s wrong in the image below? Please post your answer as a comment.

MM in-place in place






I post these challenges to raise awareness of the importance of proofreading.

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  1. Paul Bobnak
    Paul Bobnak says:

    Hi Susan,
    Sorry I’m a few days late.

    “In-place” is incorrect because in this context, it is not being used as an adjective. The hyphen must be removed.

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