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Have you ever wanted to give someone a dictionary after reading their post on here?

Like offering them www.dictionary.com for example


This is meant as a JOKE.. no I do NOT think I am better than anyone else.. nor do I feel I am perfect at spelling or anything else.. But sometimes.. the errors have me shaking my head in disbelief.. there is an automatic spell check on here...I don't get it.. hahah

 
Emmajosmommy

Asked by Emmajosmommy at 10:50 PM on Jun. 16, 2011 in Just for Fun

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Answers (19)
  • I feel like telling them that the little red lines under words are NOT decoration it means turn your spell checker on!
    GomezMami2908

    Answer by GomezMami2908 at 10:51 PM on Jun. 16, 2011

  • Yes, and I do not unerstand hou some peeple, who are the muthers of children nou canot SPEL corektly. I'm sorry but I just don't get it. They taught spelling in school. Where were these people? How did they pass?...What were they doing during spelling? Is this really how bad our education system is? I just wonder. I just don't think there is any excuse for spelling errors on such simple words. Especially even with spellcheck and the internet so handy and they could do either. ???
    Yes, it's annoying.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:02 AM on Jun. 17, 2011

  • Yes!!
    H-Tina

    Answer by H-Tina at 10:51 PM on Jun. 16, 2011

  • I'd like to give myself one most of the time. LOL! I fail to use the full-editor, and rely on my own proof-read. The problem is that, as the years have progressed, I read "speed-read" style and fail to see the details. That is great for reading books and journals, but terrible for editing purposes.

    Then, after my answer has posted, I do a re-read, and see the errors that I so blindly have missed. Sometimes, I copy, delete, edit, repost, but, sometimes I just leave it because it is ONLY CafeMom, not a professional journal.

    So, my responses are mainly imperfect, as am I . . . things are as they should be. :)
    ImaginationMama

    Answer by ImaginationMama at 10:56 PM on Jun. 16, 2011

  • Oh, you must have certainly worried about me! LOL! It's okay. I feel the same way about the content sometimes. ;)
    ImaginationMama

    Answer by ImaginationMama at 10:58 PM on Jun. 16, 2011

  • Not just a dictionary but a book on grammar!!


    I love my browser b/c it underlines my horrible spelling!!

    SpiritedWitch

    Answer by SpiritedWitch at 11:05 PM on Jun. 16, 2011

  • When I am bothered by a misspelling I always stop and think that they person could have a learning disability such as dyslexia.
    Simplicity3

    Answer by Simplicity3 at 11:05 PM on Jun. 16, 2011

  • hahhaha GOOD I am so glad I am not the only one!! hahha
    Emmajosmommy

    Comment by Emmajosmommy (original poster) at 10:53 PM on Jun. 16, 2011

  • HAHA YES! I cannot stand when people spell half the stuff in their post wrong!
    campbellb3421

    Answer by campbellb3421 at 10:54 PM on Jun. 16, 2011

  • I can see a mistake here and there.. hey we are human.. ya know.. but.. when there are like 10 obvious errors in ONE post.. It makes me wonder.. hahah
    Emmajosmommy

    Comment by Emmajosmommy (original poster) at 10:56 PM on Jun. 16, 2011

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