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General Chat Thread, EduGeek Conf 2010 - Thank you all in General; I didn't see the inverted Union flag, I did spy the banner error though (thought it best to keep my ...
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    I didn't see the inverted Union flag, I did spy the banner error though (thought it best to keep my trap shut after highlighting a similar error on a rental van I used once and receiving a barbed response!!!)

    I thought the conference was superb, I couldn't have felt more welcomed. I look forward to doing it again in future (and yes Mr Wicher I will be honing my pool prowess so be warned!)

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    I see minor apostrophe error on the artwork for the US banner too - but I told Sue not to worry, it is tradition

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    People will think EduGeek is full of Grocer's!

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    Quote Originally Posted by tom_newton View Post
    I see minor apostrophe error on the artwork for the US banner too - but I told Sue not to worry, it is tradition
    Really? *runs of to look*

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    Quote Originally Posted by SYSMAN_MK View Post
    Really? *runs of to look*
    silly! no one would of known it was you that did it haha! quick delete!

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    Quote Originally Posted by SYSMAN_MK View Post
    Really? *runs of to look*
    Don't you mean 'runs OFF to look'?

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    Quote Originally Posted by EduTech View Post
    silly! no one would of known it was you that did it haha! quick delete!
    Don't want my work going unrecognised See you put 50p in the meter for me as well

    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    Don't you mean 'runs OFF to look'?
    Yes but i was in to much of a hurry.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tom_newton View Post
    I see minor apostrophe error on the artwork for the US banner too - but I told Sue not to worry, it is tradition
    Cheers Tom. New one on the way shortly.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SYSMAN_MK View Post
    Don't want my work going unrecognised See you put 50p in the meter for me as well
    ofcourse i would not want your work going unrecognised either

    EduGeek US Banner? hmm looksy?

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    I think you may well be too late - I only spotted the error long after it had been sent to print - but it's subtle enough to be our in-joke

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    ..and yet there are many many Pedantic Geeks who will HAPPILY check your grammar and spelling, on all printed information.
    Use the resources you have - or may I remind you of the Facebook group referenced in this thread:
    http://www.edugeek.net/forums/behind...anguage-3.html (it is NSFW)

    Glad the conference went well. Looking forward to something a little nearer in the future.



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