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1. Mrs Ugwu is not happy in the small town and would had preferred to stay in the capital Lagos where the family used to live.
Korrekt sætning: Mr. Ugwu is not happy in the small town and would have preferred to stay in the capital
Lagos where the family used to live.
Forklaring: Der er valgt en forkert verbalform af to have. Da mådesudsagnsordet (modalverbet) would allerede er finit (bøjet) kan det ikke sættes sammen med endnu et finit (bøjet) verbum (udsagnsord) i det samme verballed (udsagnsled). Hjælpeverbet to have skal derfor være i navneform (infinitiv).

2. In Lagos life was more comfortably and the children were happier.
Korrekt sætning: In Lagos life was more comfortable and the children were
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6. In the videos Sarkeesian discuss how women are depicted in popular culture.
Korrekt sætning: In the videos Sarkeesian discusses how women are depicted in popular culture.
Forklaring: Kongruensfejl. Sarkeesian er grundled (subjekt) og udsagnsordet (verbet) skal derfor bøjes i 3. person ental.

7. Sarkeesian has a bachelors degree in communication studies.
Korrekt sætning: Sarkeesian has a bachelor’s degree in communication studies.
Forklaring: Degree ses som en bachelors ejendom, og der skal derfor bruges ejefaldsendelsen (genitiv) ‘s.
8. Sarkeesian speaks often at universities on feminist issues and the gaming industry.
Korrekt sætning: Sarkeesian often speaks at universities on feminist issues and the gaming industry.
Forklaring: Biordet (adverbiet) er placeret forkert. Biord (adverbier) der beskriver hyppigheden af noget
(hvor ofte vi gør det og det) placeres foran hovedudsagnsordet (hovedverbet).
9. In her speeches Sarkeesian talks about that women are represented as stereotypes in video games.
Korrekt sætning: In her speeches Sarkeesian talks about the fact that women are represented as stereotypes in video games.
Forklaring: Et forholdsord (præposition) kan ikke styre en that-sætning.

10. In 2012 Sarkeesian became the victim of online harassment when she launches a new campaign.
Korrekt sætning: In 2012 Sarkeesian became the victim of online harassment when she launched a new campaign. Forklaring: hovedudsagnsordet…

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