Nev. Town Needs Spell Check For Its Signs
LYNN NEARY, host:
Good morning. I'm Lynn Neary.
I before E, except after C. It's a pretty well-known grammar rule, but someone missed the lesson in Sparks, Nevada. That's where two road signs along Vista Boulevard read Yield to Bikes - that's yield spelled Y-E-I-L-D. The signs have since been fixed, but it's not the first case of bad spelling in Sparks. Two years ago, the town had another teachable moment when a school zone sign spelled school without an H.
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