first annual : Common Errors in English

About first annual

Some people get upset when the “first annual” occurrence of some eventis announced, arguing that it doesn’t become annual until it’s beenrepeated. But “first annual” simply means “the first of what is plannedto be an annual series of events”—it’s a fine expression.

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  1. Foundation for Energy Education Scored Big at First Annual Clay Shoot

    The Foundation for Energy Education announced today that they raised more than $90,000 at its First Annual Clay Shoot Tournament. The event was held on June 10th at the Greater Houston Gun Club.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. First beanbag tournament benefit set for Saturday

    BRATTLEBORO -- Beanbags will be flying at the West River Park on Saturday. "This is the first annual beanbag tournament," said NFI Resource Coordinator Lydia Mahan. "I wasn’t too familiar with this game but I think it’s become popular in the past 10 years."
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Brattleboro Reformer

  3. Nashville, Prescott All-Stars top finishers in First Annual Strike Out Cancer youth baseball tourney

    The First Annual Strike Out Cancer youth baseball tournament for Relay For Life was held this past weekend June 8 at Kiwanis Baseball Complex.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Hope Star

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