government : Common Errors in English

About government

Be careful to pronounce the first “N” in “government.”

government Meaning(s)

  • (n) the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit
  • (n) the act of governing; exercising authority
  • (n) (government) the system or form by which a community or other political unit is governed
  • (n) the study of government of states and other political units

government in News

  1. Anderson government buildings evacuated after fake bomb threat

    The Madison County Government Center and Anderson City Hall were both evacuated after a reported bomb threat earlier this morning.
    on June 18, 2013 Source: The Indianapolis Star

  2. The Government's System of Secrecy Is Broken

    There is government information that should stay secret: targeted terrorists, information on military vulnerabilities, confidential employee data. If the Snowden leaks have demonstrated one thing, however, it's that the U.S. government may have a flawed ability to distinguish between that crucial information and information it would simply prefer not to share. Sometimes, though, that instinctive ...
    on June 18, 2013 Source: The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News

  3. Government urges Metro-North to improve safety

    The federal government is giving Metro-North officials a stern warning - improve safety on the tracks.
    on June 18, 2013 Source: Eyewitness News 3 Hartford

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