1. Which term is correct?
a. Dodgers fans
b. Dodger fans
a. I recommend Jon Weisman's book 100 Things Dodgers Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die.
b. Should 100 Things Dodgers Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die really be titled 100 Things Dodger Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die?
2. What is the plural of RBI?
a. James Loney leads the Dodgers with 42 RBI.
b. Loney would have even more RBIs if he hadn't stranded five men last night.
c. In addition to having no RBI's last night, Loney also made an error that led to a Rangers run.
d. Hey, would you get off Loney's case, what with the errors and the RsBI and all.
3. Which format is correct?
a. em dash with no spaces
b. two dashes with no spaces
c. em dash with spaces
d. two dashes with spaces
a. Don't look now—the Dodgers are only 5-5 in June.
b. Don't look now--the Giants are only seven games back.
c. Don't look now — the Rockies have won nine straight.
d. Don't look now -- I'm an alarmist.
4. Should you capitalize "interleague play"?
a. The Dodgers have an all-time record of 91-104 in Interleague Play.
b. The Dodgers sure blow in interleague play.
5. What is the correct way to abbreviate ante meridiem and post meridiem?
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Grammar geeks, look for Part 2 of this poll tomorrow!
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