The following is a draft of a student's submission to a poetry competition. It contains errors.
I though about them again today.
The ones who grew up in a different town.
The ones who went to a different school.
The ones who took different risks.
The ones who made different choices.
They’re always happier than I am.
Q1: Which of the following corrections should be made to the first line of the poem? Replace the period at the end of the line with a semicolon Replace the word “though” with the word “thought”
Replace the word “again” with the word “against”Leave it as-is
Q2: Which of the following corrections should be made to word “mes” in the final line of the poem?
Italicize it because it is a Spanish wordReplace it with the word “men” Replace it with the word “mess” Leave it as-is
Q3: Which of the following words best describes the subject of this poem? regret nostalgia