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Author Topic: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread  (Read 108016 times)

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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #660 on: September 28, 2016, 02:20:05 PM »
What I found was that there is a past tense of cost that would be costed, but not in this context
Yes you are correct. 
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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #661 on: September 28, 2016, 02:21:31 PM »
What I found was that there is a past tense of cost that would be costed, but not in this context
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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #662 on: September 28, 2016, 02:36:32 PM »
Punctuation kills people!


I misspelled Their Wedding as There Wedding on a invitation i made to email to some people along with 2 other mistakes!
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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #663 on: September 28, 2016, 05:20:57 PM »
Hatteda
Thank you. I've been wondering for years how it is spelled.
I've been waiting over 5 years with bated breath for someone to say that!
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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #664 on: September 28, 2016, 05:46:12 PM »
Punctuation kills people!


I misspelled Their Wedding as There Wedding on a invitation i made to email to some people along with 2 other mistakes!
ALOL at the picture.

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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #665 on: September 28, 2016, 05:54:34 PM »
ALOL at the picture.
that's what likes are for ;)
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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #666 on: September 28, 2016, 06:12:21 PM »
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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #667 on: September 28, 2016, 06:37:17 PM »
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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #668 on: October 09, 2016, 03:05:22 AM »
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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #669 on: October 23, 2016, 03:14:09 AM »
The rampant use of the word "your" in place of the word "you're" has got to stop.
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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #670 on: October 23, 2016, 03:30:45 AM »
The rampant use of the word "your" in place of the word "you're" has got to stop.

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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #672 on: October 23, 2016, 10:23:12 AM »
The rampant use of the word "your" in place of the word "you're" has got to stop.
That I can be melamed zechus that it's shorter and easier to type, especially since typing the apostrophe can need 2 fingers (horror of horrors!). What I can't understand is the opposite, e.g. "I went to you're house". :o ::)

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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #673 on: October 23, 2016, 10:26:16 AM »
That I can be melamed zechus that it's shorter and easier to type, especially since typing the apostrophe can need 2 fingers (horror of horrors!). What I can't understand is the opposite, e.g. "I went to you're house". :o ::)
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Re: I've Had It! The Grammar/Punctuation Hall of Shame Master Thread
« Reply #674 on: October 23, 2016, 10:27:19 AM »
That I can be melamed zechus that it's shorter and easier to type, especially since typing the apostrophe can need 2 fingers (horror of horrors!). What I can't understand is the opposite, e.g. "I went to you're house". :o ::)
Neither is excusable.
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