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How Do you Spell Really?

Postby Hmmm » Mar 26th, 2015, 6:27 pm

I prupose that we start a thread and cooment without any use of spell check. Post just as you write it and hit submit. Might be fun. We can always change the labels and not tell anyone about it at a later time. Capeash? Image
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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby Bsuds » Mar 26th, 2015, 6:36 pm

Lots of posters do that all ready, or hadn't you noticed?

Whaddif we dun't mek any mistackes.
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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby Hmmm » Mar 26th, 2015, 6:41 pm

Bsuds wrote:Lots of posters do that all ready, or hadn't you noticed?

Whaddif we dun't mek any mistackes.

I dunt no.
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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby flamingfingers » Mar 26th, 2015, 6:53 pm

Using proper grammar and spelling is like dining etiquette - using the proper knife and the proper fork indicates your education, sophistication and ability to be accepted as an accomplished entity. Slopping up your food with a spoon or using sloppy spelling and grammar does not enhance your messaging.
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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby jimmy4321 » Mar 26th, 2015, 6:58 pm

Texting and emailing on my phones has has ruined my spelling. Also my handwriting has gone downhill too as i rarely need to.

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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby Hmmm » Mar 26th, 2015, 7:07 pm

flamingfingers wrote:Using proper grammar and spelling is like dining etiquette - using the proper knife and the proper fork indicates your education, sophistication and ability to be accepted as an accomplished entity. Slopping up your food with a spoon or using sloppy spelling and grammar does not enhance your messaging.

All that and no one auto correct or right click? Not two shaby. :) btw i no im misplealling andf grammer is is inkorrect.
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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby Hmmm » Mar 26th, 2015, 7:09 pm

flamingfingers wrote:Using proper grammar and spelling is like dining etiquette - using the proper knife and the proper fork indicates your education, sophistication and ability to be accepted as an accomplished entity. Slopping up your food with a spoon or using sloppy spelling and grammar does not enhance your messaging.

Thjats the point of this topic. I have often laughed at the mistakes I've made and thought how stupid i would look if I didn't read it twice and correct things before submitting.
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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby fastfreddie » Mar 27th, 2015, 8:47 am

I don't make mistakes, just miscalculations.
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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby rustled » Mar 27th, 2015, 8:51 am

My spelling's not bad but without auto-correct and spell-check my typing would be an awful mess. Thank goodness we don't have to use white-out anymore.

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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby ferri » Mar 27th, 2015, 9:56 am

my spelling isn't too bad, but it's funny sometimes that i think my spell check isn't working because i spell a big word right. haha what i really need is a program that lets me know when i leave a word out. i do that all the blasted time! i probably just did and don't know it. lol

(my god. i just re-read this before hitting Submit and i HAD left a word out. the word, word. i have to go die laughing now.)
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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby Randall T » Mar 27th, 2015, 10:03 am

I was raised with the King's English so spell-check is not only useless, it's somewhat annoying. I have to rely on memory or Google. Google is more reliable these days.

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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby kgcayenne » Mar 27th, 2015, 11:37 am

All of my posts composed on my phone have errors. The screen is just too small to edit well, and the compose screen is not mobile-friendly. However, if Castanet had a forum App for mobile devices, then it might be much easier.
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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby Randall T » Mar 28th, 2015, 6:37 am

The new smartphones, ie: iPhone 6, Samsung Note 4, have much larger screens. I was never a texter until I got an iPhone 6. Trouble is, now I need a murse.
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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby Bsuds » Mar 28th, 2015, 6:54 am

rustled wrote:My spelling's not bad but without auto-correct and spell-check my typing would be an awful mess. Thank goodness we don't have to use white-out anymore.


Except for Blondes, their screens are covered with the stuff.
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Re: How Do you Spell Really?

Postby just popping in » Mar 29th, 2015, 7:30 pm

Without the vowels person can still understand the context.

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