Wednesday, April 05, 2006

It's moments like these that make marking fun

In the batch of assignments I am just about to finish marking, I had one that used footnotes. The student in question carefully asterisked one of her arguments (that was, in fact, correct), and in the footnote itself she wrote...*

________
* This is pretty much a guess.

4 Comments:

shrinkykitten said...

that's hilarious.

Anonymous said...

you shuld stop this blog because it is really bad

StyleyGeek said...

Yay, my first hate-mail! How exciting! But it's kind of bland -- couldn't you have made it a bit more, um, hatey?

shrinkykitten said...

And either misspell everything or use spell check. Also, this is an ecvidence based blog, thus I would like to ask for some evidence. Tell us what is bad about it! C'mon, give us something to work with here!