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Old 01-03-2013, 07:35 PM   #1
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Here you go, I see at least one of these about every other post.


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Old 01-03-2013, 07:44 PM   #2
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Ballz man ewe aghta reed a newzpapar fer that kinda praper chit

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The one I laugh at when I see it is a fishing bumper sticker:

"Work is for people who are to stupid to fish"
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http://www.grammarly.com/?q=grammar&...FUKd4Aod2VAAsQ
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I don't know, I ran your first post through that thing. It says your grammar and punctuation is perfect
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I rarely use apostraphes on here. Is what it is. If you dont like it dont read my posts
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I seen that chart before.
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There's lots of mistakes I hear reporters make almost daily that drive me nuts.....

...such as "there's lots of...."
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Wtfe.. yal take dis chit waay 2 seriously.m.g
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I rarely use apostraphes on here.
Have ya tried 'em on tacos?
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Colour has a "u" in it.... ......
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I rarely use apostraphes on here. Is what it is. If you dont like it dont read my posts
Pretty much my take. Call me an illiterate moron, just as long as the checks keep rolling in. I'm not going back to school.

It didn't work the first time.
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I post primarily via iPad so it's auto correct can sometime wreak absolute havoc on my posts, especially if their long

Outside of that, I'll use my desktop... In which case my spelling sucks, I never use pronucuation (sp) and well.. Ya... I type 120wpm when smashed on coffee... Who said it had to be legible?
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My key board sticks like crazy. Sometimes I catch it, other times I dont. Sucks when your words are all fragmented orjoined together. I was better in math than English anyway.
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Carr -

If it is illegible, who really cares unless the readers are just as bad and maybe just a bit lucky.

Check your spelling and usage on your post.
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Did you ever read one of those letters or messages that every word was jumbled or backwards? You can still read straight throught it. Its certainly not a good thing but you can get a way with a lot.
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Colour has a "u" in it.... ......

Only in the British Empire.
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One of my biggest regrets is not taking my grammar more serious,It's only the last couple of year's I've actively tried to get better.

The best book I've found on grammar is,

The Only Grammar Book You'll Ever Need-by Susan Thurman
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Just don't get how any of you native speakers would have problems with that elementary school stuff.

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