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MS Word thinks it’s a comedian now

tcr! · Feb 4, 2022 at 12:30 pm

MS Word thinks it's a comedian now

#microsoft #fail #grammars

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JLBD · Feb 4, 2022 at 12:32 pm

It’s gaslighting you

JLBD · Feb 4, 2022 at 12:32 pm

AGREE

tcr! tcr! · Feb 4, 2022 at 12:32 pm

However… I do enjoy Optimice. It makes me think Opti Mice like some kinda Transformer Rodent 🤖

JLBD · Feb 4, 2022 at 12:33 pm

It sounds like a dietary supplement

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Boughten.

tcr! · Oct 26, 2015 at 8:55 pm

Adj. irregular past participle of buy; as an adjective from 1793

I like irregularities.

I like particles better than participles.

#grammars

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keamoose keamoose · Oct 26, 2015 at 9:51 pm

Mmm, linguistic.

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jimi hindrance experience jimi hindrance experience · Oct 28, 2015 at 9:39 am

boughten is perfectly acceptable hillbilly patois. i like saying hillbilly patois. i cultivated more proper english in my adulthood and i go back home and before the day is out i done boughten into the whole shebang.

jimi hindrance experience jimi hindrance experience · Oct 28, 2015 at 9:41 am

and sometime i like the particulars of the participants.

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Narc, Nark

tcr! · Sep 18, 2014 at 7:49 pm

Nark - where words come from

Nark - where words come from

Reading “The Hands of Mr. Ottermole” for my detective fiction class today, I came across this sentence, warning why most murderers will eventually give themselves away

#grammars

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May 1st, 2013 at 3:45:00 pm

tcr! · May 1, 2013 at 3:45 pm

Use contractions when you write. Make it read like you talk. “It’s good” vs “It is good” — the first is better.

#grammars #protip

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