Found 16th Oct 2009
The general rule seems to be "stick one in front of any old S if it looks good".

Why do people use them if they are not sure where they go?

Is it just me or is this really annoying?

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Apostrophe's?

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robtallica;6596481

Apostrophe's?



Arrrgggghhhh.

:w00t:

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it doesnt bother me, i often forget to stick them in, or put them in the wrong place, but we all have one imperfection

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overated......same as punctuation.....capital letters and spelling

its a forum only small minded people actually give a toss

Original Poster

casparwhite;6596573

overated......same as punctuation.....capital letters and spellingits a … overated......same as punctuation.....capital letters and spellingits a forum only small minded people actually give a toss



You posted so you care.

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simular does not equal similar

a draw is not a drawer

brought does not equal bought

just a few more...............

This threads' gonna become really annoying.

It amazes me the number of peeps who use "defiantly" instead of "definitely"

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defiantly? ive seen definately a lot but not defiantly.......links?

tallpete33;6597012

It amazes me the number of peeps who use "defiantly" instead of … It amazes me the number of peeps who use "defiantly" instead of "definitely"



they are definitely defiant against spelling :whistling:

My grammar is terrible. Ninety eight and sleeps with anything.

dontasciime;6597043

My grammar is terrible. Ninety eight and sleeps with anything.



:giggle:

Rep :thumbsup:

Jesus'

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tallpete33;6597012

It amazes me the number of peeps who use "defiantly" instead of … It amazes me the number of peeps who use "defiantly" instead of "definitely"



I'm more amazed by those i see often use 'loose' instead of 'lose'. :?

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Syzable;6597084

I'm more amazed by those i see often use 'loose' instead of 'lose'. :?



shall we continue the list then......

site for sight is another common occurrence

Too>>To

DVDs>>DVD's

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Syzable;6597084

I'm more amazed by those i see often use 'loose' instead of 'lose'. :?



and on here quite alot i would imagine :w00t:

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I can see this thread becoming HUKD's equivalent of the urban dictionary. :-D

Cockneys can't say "specificly" they say " pacificlee"

I know it's not type-written, but ARGH

Syzable;6597084

I'm more amazed by those i see often use 'loose' instead of 'lose'. :?



and im even morer'er amazed at the feedback people give :w00t::whistling: naughty boy sy!

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ClarityofMind;6597135

Cockneys can't say "specificly" they say " pacificlee"I know it's not … Cockneys can't say "specificly" they say " pacificlee"I know it's not type-written, but ARGH



One of my mates can't say 'Ask' and always says 'Axe'.

It makes me chuckle. :-D

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michelleleemoo;6597145

and im even morer'er amazed at the feedback people give :w00t::whistling: … and im even morer'er amazed at the feedback people give :w00t::whistling: naughty boy sy!



:lol: It was a positive.............be happy. :-D

casparwhite;6597091

shall we continue the list then......site for sight is another common … shall we continue the list then......site for sight is another common occurrence



That's shight

I 'haks you!, wassup wiv peeps spellin'? Innit'

:-D:-D:-D

Got an older brother who says 'p-sghettii' when saying 'spaghetti'.

Dispatched>>Despatched

Syzable;6597154

:lol: It was a positive.............be happy. :-D



ive got enough on keeping my box empty without you giving incentive

Syzable;6597147

One of my mates can't say 'Ask' and always says 'Axe'.It makes me … One of my mates can't say 'Ask' and always says 'Axe'.It makes me chuckle. :-D



And they reflect the question back on itself to ask it twice basically.........

I was AXIN, innit?? Innit I was axin?

jonb2412;6597157

That's shight



:lol: another way round the swear filter, great stuff :-D

MrGrumpyman;6597160

I 'haks you!, wassup wiv peeps spellin'? Innit':-D:-D:-D



ay up me duck :-D

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jonb2412;6597157

That's shight



deoends what country ure from,ive heard what you say sound like chite

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michelleleemoo;6597170

ive got enough on keeping my box empty without you giving incentive



Some people would thank me. :roll:

michelleleemoo;6597170

ive got enough on keeping my box empty without you giving incentive



Well, an empty box is just haksing to be filled 'innit! :-D

bitseylango;6597183

ay up me duck :



commoner

Syzable;6597188

Some people would thank me. :roll:



hhhm I bet many have :whistling:

MrGrumpyman;6597190

Well, an empty box is just haksing to be filled 'innit! :-D



get out :w00t:

'''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''' h'a'v'e ' t'h'a't '!'

expected - accepted

Dont know how people manage this one, see it quite a lot

bought > brought

lol > lawl

Very annoying

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Starr;6597318

lol > lawlVery annoying



Star > Starr

:?;-)

Syzable;6597324

Star > Starr :?;-)



Haha typo :oops:

casparwhite;6597031

defiantly? ive seen definately a lot but not defiantly.......links?



Seems ]they have a point...

I'm a bit surprised at the number of times to be honest :thumbsup:
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