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Why do people have such a hard time with your/you're?

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Asked by FreeForAll at 6:17 PM on Dec. 16, 2012 in

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  • Why do you have such a hard time letting it go? People make mistakes. Get over it.

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:26 PM on Dec. 16, 2012

  • I don't know.  It's so simple.


    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 6:24 PM on Dec. 16, 2012

  • I mess up occasionally, simply because my brain works faster than my fingers when I type. But, I never do, when I'm actually writing.

    My biggest CM pet peeve: those who can't even properly spell/type "pregnant" trying to become so, or asking if they are due to not using BC.

    Answer by 3libras at 6:32 PM on Dec. 16, 2012

  • I have to admit. I am kinda with the anon. I make mistakes. I don't usually proofread my comments here as I am not submitting it for a professional reason. I DO know the difference between your and you're, but as this place isn't my job, I am not going to spend all my time proofreading things.

    Answer by layh41407 at 6:35 PM on Dec. 16, 2012

  • Oh, and the worst is "UR" used for everything: "your, you're, you are".

    Answer by 3libras at 6:33 PM on Dec. 16, 2012

  • I'm sure that some people did not have the best education, they could have struggled with grammar or spelling even. Shit I couldn't tell you where a comma belongs in a sentence. I had no help at home and I had no one to push me to do homework.

    I honestly don't care if I mess up at least I'm not text typing lol

    Answer by skinnyslokita at 6:39 PM on Dec. 16, 2012

  • i dunno. im a horrible speller...if it wasnt for the squiggly red line id look pretty dumb haha. but even i get the your/you're, two/too/to, then/than, and they're/their/there. sometimes im just to lazy to care all that much tho...this is just CM. im not trying to get a job or a grade from you ppl :)

    Answer by okmanders at 9:35 PM on Dec. 16, 2012

  • Well it is better then text talk to me. u r going 2 c me

    Answer by louise2 at 7:13 PM on Dec. 16, 2012

  • The latest ones on here is threw and through. The clothes/close/cloths one bugs me.

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 6:27 PM on Dec. 16, 2012

  • IDK... I type "your" a lot just b/c it's easier on my tablet

    Answer by Crafty26 at 6:40 PM on Dec. 16, 2012

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