Final -s Word Endings: Practice Exercise 3 [Logo]
In the space after each word in bold, write C if the word is correct and I if the word is incorrect. The tab key should move you from space to space. Submit the quiz using the SUBMIT APPLICATION button at the end of the exercise. Your score will be returned to you in a few seconds.
Quizzes labeled "Practice Exercise" or "Additional Practice" are taken from the ancillary materials for Sentence Sense: A Writer's Guide, by Evelyn Farbman, and are used by the Guide for Grammar and Writing with the kind permission of the book's author and the publisher, Houghton Mifflin.
It's 1. the store's 2. policy to receive complaint 3. at a window marked "Adjustments 4. ." Despite this appearance of concern for the public, the "Adjustments" window actually help 5. the store and the manufacturer more than the customer. A user's 6. idea of a product 7. quality is something that guides 8. the store 9. buying policy in the future. An item 10. usefulness and popularity cannot be predicted accurately in advance of its 11. testing in the marketplace. And several big manufacturer 12. have redefined their ads' 13. formats 14. in response to these simple daily gripe 15. . That's 16. not likely to satisfy the disappointed customer, though.

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