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Post by johnandeva on Thu Dec 20, 2012 6:33 pm

bad spelling drives me crazy, use spellchecker if you can't spell, someone on here had motor home assessories for sale, moan over happy christmas everyone, no really i mean it, honest, johnandeva tap_fingers
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Post by DuxDeluxe on Thu Dec 20, 2012 6:53 pm

Bd grmmer and txt spk rlly m8kes me mad........... hugegrins
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Post by modelman on Thu Dec 20, 2012 8:18 pm




I kant stand bad speling eiver, no excuce for it nou we got spel chekkers hugegrins


On a more serious note, I sometimes have difficulty with certain words, BUT, I can ALWAYS pickup on wrong spelling when & see it smile!

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Post by JanGlover on Thu Dec 20, 2012 9:00 pm

I'm sorry if I can't! Sometimes it's me but sometimes it is the spell checker's fault. ( I always blame the tools) I love this I Pad but it does ridiculous things where word processing is concerned . I would hate to use it to write a report or anything official but it's great for everything else!
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Post by andygump on Fri Dec 21, 2012 12:04 pm

"NEVER TRUST A MAN, WHO THINKS THERE IS ONLY ONE WAY TO SPELL A WORD" . smile!



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Post by Dutto on Fri Dec 21, 2012 12:10 pm

andygump wrote:"NEVER TRUST A MAN, WHO THINKS THERE IS ONLY ONE WAY TO SPELL A WORD" . smile!



Andy up!

Andy,

I complement you on your contribution as I think it compliments the very essence of this Thread. tap_fingers

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Post by Johno on Fri Dec 21, 2012 12:44 pm

andygump wrote:"NEVER TRUST A MAN, WHO THINKS THERE IS ONLY ONE WAY TO SPELL A WORD" . smile!



Andy up!

A WURD
A WIRD
A WERD
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Cheers John up!
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Post by JanGlover on Fri Dec 21, 2012 12:51 pm

Hear is a simple off wot this eye pad kan do. Sew fare it's knot more ted envy thighs is an ex teacher rioting this. Hope ewe understand. It's knot mi fault? hulahoop-girl
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Post by DuxDeluxe on Fri Dec 21, 2012 1:28 pm

Love it - I've had a few autocorrect "moments" hugegrins
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Post by CC on Sat Dec 22, 2012 6:08 pm

Shame the forum doesn't have it's own spell checker... but those using Firefox as their browser only have to go to Tools followed by Options, then Advanced and tick the box where is says Check my spelling as I type and save.... then when you type a post if it contains spelling errors it will be underlined in red, you then highlight the incorrect spelling text and you will be given the option to select the correctly spelt version of the word.

Most of you will know this but might help someone so worth posting up!

I all so haate baddley speltt rightiing snigger

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Post by Tommy-Darcy on Sat Dec 22, 2012 7:13 pm

The only problem with spell checker is that it throws up American spelling for example Neighbour comes out as Neighbor confused3

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Post by CC on Sat Dec 22, 2012 7:22 pm

Tommy-Darcy wrote:The only problem with spell checker is that it throws up American spelling for example Neighbour comes out as Neighbor confused3

Hi Tommy....

You have a point.... but I'd sooner read "Americanism" than posts with atrocious spelling hugegrins
Not a brill speller myself before anyone takes offence winks

You can add an English dictionary to the Firefox spell checker here

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/language-tools/

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/british-english-dictionary-/

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Post by Dutto on Sat Dec 22, 2012 9:38 pm

CruizingComet wrote:................

You have a point.... but I'd sooner read "Americanism" than posts with atrocious spelling hugegrins

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Americanism is all about atrocious spelling usually caused by "dumbing down" for a people too lazy to learn; and I would sooner read a genuine mistake in ordinary English.

Many, many years ago I was watching a TV Game Show in the USA at 2am (jet lag) and the final question for a new Cadillac like a tennis court on four wheels and $50,000 in cash was:

Complete the following well known saying:

All the (6 letter word) of the (7 letter word).


Jet lagged as I was I just couldn't figure it out but when I saw the answer I thought " censored! Americans!" and went to sleep!

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Post by andygump on Sun Dec 23, 2012 10:29 am

Hi


I have used a spellchecker for the past fifty years, and she has never been wrong smile!


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Post by murph on Sun Dec 23, 2012 12:07 pm

Hi All,
Not only bad spelling but bad grammar as well, some people obviously do not bother to recheck it after typing.

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Post by Tommy-Darcy on Sun Dec 23, 2012 2:22 pm

...........don't get me started on the spoken word.................... censored!

For example;

"He learned me how to do that" censored!

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Post by andygump on Sun Dec 23, 2012 3:52 pm

Haw comoane youse toffee nosed loaby dossers. smile! Ha spose youse awe wentae a posh school. Its whit a man is sain no how he spells it. An awe akinsay is a way an bile yer heed in cabage.



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Post by Tommy-Darcy on Sun Dec 23, 2012 5:32 pm

Aye, kick a bow agin a wow, en bost it....................... snigger

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Post by Tonyt on Sun Dec 23, 2012 6:28 pm

I do love those words "I really get angry at pendants who will insist on correcting my spelling"
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Post by CC on Sun Dec 23, 2012 9:45 pm

andygump wrote:Haw comoane youse toffee nosed loaby dossers. smile! Ha spose youse awe wentae a posh school. Its whit a man is sain no how he spells it. An awe akinsay is a way an bile yer heed in cabage.



Awriteren.

Andy up!



Didn't know Rab C. Nesbitt was a member here hugegrins

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