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Re: Spelling that makes you cringe
« Reply #1075 on: 03 September, 2021, 05:09:42 pm »
While I'm here: I saw a sign for CO-VID testing the other day... (is that spelling or punctuation?)

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Re: Spelling that makes you cringe
« Reply #1076 on: 03 September, 2021, 09:39:33 pm »
Not really cringe, but smile....
From the event notes for an audax I have entered.... "take a lateral flow test at home the evening before to ensure you are not asymptotic"
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Wowbagger

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Re: Spelling that makes you cringe
« Reply #1077 on: 03 September, 2021, 11:33:07 pm »
While I'm here: I saw a sign for CO-VID testing the other day... (is that spelling or punctuation?)

Or an incorrectly formed Roman numeral?
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Kim

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Re: Spelling that makes you cringe
« Reply #1078 on: 09 October, 2021, 11:36:45 am »
Careful, Kim. Your sarcasm's showing...

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Re: Spelling that makes you cringe
« Reply #1079 on: 09 October, 2021, 11:58:55 am »
Is “cigaretter” a posh word for “smoker”?
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Re: Spelling that makes you cringe
« Reply #1080 on: 09 October, 2021, 02:07:13 pm »
And do you trust that manufacturer's compliance with the regulations?
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