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    The one I hate is "personally"...

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    Quote Originally Posted by timzim View Post
    The one I hate is "personally"...
    Personally I don't see the problem with that.


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    Quote Originally Posted by webman View Post
    Personally I don't see the problem with that.

    Actually, ur rite.

    I cringe at some of the things our kids say. However, I far prefer the grammatically suspect but comprehensible to the those that I simply cannot understand.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tommccann View Post
    Pretty much the whole sentance
    You're looking for the word sentence in that one mate

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    How often do you still see potatoe, tomatoe, tomato's, potatoe's?

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    Quote Originally Posted by creese View Post
    I know the rights and wrongs of grammar and I left school 38 years ago.
    That's why you know the rights and wrongs!

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    Quote Originally Posted by LeMarchand View Post
    That's why you know the rights and wrongs!
    What we need is more pedants in education. Like wot we ad when I was young.

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    Has anyone set up an edugeek spelling and grammar pedants' group yet?

    I think we need one!

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    Quote Originally Posted by elsiegee40 View Post
    Has anyone set up an edugeek spelling and grammar pedants' group yet?

    I think we need one!
    Don't look at me, I have more sence I make far too many mistakes.
    Last edited by creese; 24th March 2010 at 05:40 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by creese View Post
    How often do you still see potatoe, tomatoe, tomato's, potatoe's?
    Try Tescos - they usually stock a good selection.

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    Quote Originally Posted by timzim View Post
    Try Tescos - they usually stock a good selection.
    My daughter's pet hate. I say Tescos, she say TESCO!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by creese View Post
    My daughter's pet hate. I say Tescos, she say TESCO!!!
    It is Tesco? You wouldn't say 'Asdas'...

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    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    It is Tesco? You wouldn't say 'Asdas'...
    No, around here it's Asdal.

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    'like' is mine. As in 'well like..I didn't want to go'.

    and during work hours 'I'm not technical'.....!

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    Quote Originally Posted by creese View Post
    No, around here it's Asdal.
    Bristol? All those ooools.

    Like Ford Fiestool, Bananool and the likes

    How be on, Where be the dog.

    New age pirate dialect



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