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  • #16
    "Insure" rather than "ensure". Seems like at least half the time it is incorrectly used. Yes, I do a lot if editing ...
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    • Tiretyme
      Tiretyme commented
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      Yep, those too!!

  • #17
    If it wasn't for the computer spellcheck and Grammer suggestions most of my customers would think I was an idiot.

    I ain't got no grammer, .​​​​​if'n it weren't for them.

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    • #18
      Oooo.... I've got more: then/than, hull/haul, transit/transom, gunnel/gunwale.
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      • #19
        Must admit “I seen” is the universal redneck alert.

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        • Parker Yacht
          Parker Yacht commented
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          Not always.
          I seen other folk use the term. :-)))

        • Tiretyme
          Tiretyme commented
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          Yeah, I thought that was just Lower Alabama usage

        • Tiretyme
          Tiretyme commented
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          I seen me a …………..

      • #20
        Originally posted by finsleft258 View Post
        On accident. Adsorb vs absorb/absorp. Electrolysis (hair removal and splitting liquid molecules, not corrosion). I seen.

        Those are my biggest nails on the chalkboard.
        aDsorption is a surface phenomenon. aDsorption refrigeration. aBsorption is like a sponge.

        My pet peeve..Nuclear. It's NEW CLEAR, not NU CU LAR.

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        • #21
          Originally posted by Billinfla View Post

          aDsorption is a surface phenomenon. aDsorption refrigeration. aBsorption is like a sponge.

          My pet peeve..Nuclear. It's NEW CLEAR, not NU CU LAR.
          Actually , it's Nu-clee-ar , but , irregardless , you say it how ever you want .LOL

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          • #22
            Hey,
            This is so and so from Whacthamacallit.
            I really thing we could connect and help you with your WebSite.

            They lost me at "Hey".
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            • #23
              Originally posted by Parker Yacht View Post
              Hey,
              This is so and so from Whacthamacallit.
              I really thing we could connect and help you with your WebSite.

              They lost me at "Hey".
              You should have taken that call, You really should have.

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              • Parker Yacht
                Parker Yacht commented
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                Hey. What brings you back?

            • #24
              Bring and take are constantly incorrectly used.

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              • #25
                Originally posted by Smitty45 View Post

                Actually , it's Nu-clee-ar , but , irregardless , you say it how ever you want .LOL
                Yes. I didn't really write the you did. lol

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                • #26
                  Speaking of grammar, I truly miss mine. She was a great woman

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                • #27
                  Does anyone play the Times Wordle game?
                  I do it daily.
                  I have to say, it’s the one thing i do enjoy that comes from the times


                  https://www.nytimes.com/games/wordle/index.html

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                  • #28
                    Using bring instead of take where take should apply; thanks to Jerry Seinfeld for messing that up! For instance "bring me home" instead of "take me home"

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                    • #29
                      Ahhh..ebonics. Conjugate the verb "to be"

                      be, be, be, be, be, be.............

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                      • #30
                        Originally posted by Billinfla View Post
                        Ahhh..ebonics. Conjugate the verb "to be"

                        be, be, be, be, be, be.............
                        We be goin to da stow....

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