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#1 @Leo

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Posted 08 October 2012 - 22:46

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#2 Ambroos

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Posted 08 October 2012 - 22:56

I've noticed native English speakers make these mistakes more often than us Belgians (English is the third language here, after Dutch and French).

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Posted 08 October 2012 - 23:02

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Posted 08 October 2012 - 23:06

I've noticed native English speakers make these mistakes more often than us Belgians (English is the third language here, after Dutch and French).

Sadly, I would hazard to say it's mostly among some Americans, who are slowly but surely forgetting how to spell every word in the English language.

#5 rfirth

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Posted 08 October 2012 - 23:17

I've noticed native English speakers make these mistakes more often than us Belgians (English is the third language here, after Dutch and French).


You usually learn more grammar when learning a foreign language than you do when learning your own native language.

#6 JoeC

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Posted 08 October 2012 - 23:18

Its not a problem, your just being picky.

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Posted 08 October 2012 - 23:19

Its not a problem, you're just being picky.


Fixed that for you. :p

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Posted 08 October 2012 - 23:29

Fixed that for you. :p

Fixed your mistake for you. :)

#9 JoeC

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Posted 08 October 2012 - 23:30

Fixed that for you. :p

Theirs another one you could of fixed, but have'nt.

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Posted 08 October 2012 - 23:36

Fixed that for you. :p


So... you have a problem with his use of "your", but not his use of "its"?

You only fixed 50% of the grammar issues in that very short sentence :p

#11 skilithead

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Posted 08 October 2012 - 23:40

Heil Grammatik!


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#12 OP @Leo

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Posted 09 October 2012 - 00:06

From my observation, "could of" "would of" "should of" are typically used by Brits, while "its" and "your" are used by Americans.

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Posted 09 October 2012 - 00:07

Its not a problem, your just being picky.


It's not a problem that people should be able to speak or write their own language? I'm fine with non-English speakers that can't do this, but English speakers should know. Just saw a post today that had NO punctuation either, and it was about 5 sentences long. Ridiculous.

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Posted 09 October 2012 - 19:09

I couldn't care less :rofl:

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Posted 09 October 2012 - 19:11

While I do prefer people to speak English properly, I live in Manchester.

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