Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

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Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Rick_Muller » Thu Nov 30, 2023 9:53 am

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That is all
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Middle-agedClaret » Thu Nov 30, 2023 10:04 am

Here, here!
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by beddie » Thu Nov 30, 2023 11:03 am

Or could of, would of, should of. Have, have, bloody have.
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by ŽižkovClaret » Thu Nov 30, 2023 11:07 am

Payed instead of paid always does my head in
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Whitgord » Thu Nov 30, 2023 2:11 pm

I believe that is the American spelling of practising!!??!!
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by dougcollins » Thu Nov 30, 2023 2:11 pm

ŽižkovClaret wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 11:07 am
Payed instead of paid always does my head in
Sayed you.

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Bosscat » Thu Nov 30, 2023 2:15 pm

Arksed ... its "asked" ffs 😠

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by RammyClaret61 » Thu Nov 30, 2023 3:44 pm

It’s somethink and nothink.

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Darthlaw » Thu Nov 30, 2023 3:50 pm

Sooooo, starting sentences with 'so' does my nut.

More spoken than written but nevertheless infuriating.
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by cbx750 » Thu Nov 30, 2023 3:59 pm

Darthlaw wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 3:50 pm
Sooooo, starting sentences with 'so' does my nut.

More spoken than written but nevertheless infuriating.
Add to that I mean, if you don't mean it don't say it.

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by IanMcL » Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:13 pm

Now you sorted the They're, their, there problem, can you find one for the 'Them' instead of those?

Also, has a distribution for the letter H, to add to the 'as' we get on here sometimes. Eg He as is moments. Where as it all gone?

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by HuncoatClaret » Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:16 pm

Drawring instead of drawing 😡

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by aclaretinstevenage » Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:17 pm

Yeah No..............WTAF.
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Volvoclaret » Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:17 pm

Is it right that learning to write is a rite of passage?
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by claretonthecoast1882 » Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:18 pm

There is nothing more wrong or annoying as those who say things like "a bokkle of" or "I need the tarlet"
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Funkydrummer » Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:34 pm

To, too and two - do not confuse with Desmond Tutu.
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by brunlea99 » Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:35 pm

Their going to put there coats over they're.

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Rick_Muller » Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:36 pm

brunlea99 wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:35 pm
Their going to put there coats over they're.
get your bloody coat and leave...

:lol:

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by DCWat » Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:43 pm

It was more of a rarity last season, with our fantastic record. This season we seem to have been loosing to everyone!

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Funkydrummer » Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:43 pm

"Take yer hat off."

Tony Soprano.

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Rowls » Thu Nov 30, 2023 4:46 pm

Once knew a girl who spelled lost as in 'defeated' as "lossed".

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Jakubclaret » Thu Nov 30, 2023 5:05 pm

I think there’s only 1 solitary poster on this forum who I can trust to have a grasp of the english language.
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by dougcollins » Thu Nov 30, 2023 5:32 pm

Whitgord wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 2:11 pm
I believe that is the American spelling of practising!!??!!
You pedanticized the pedant.
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Tricky Trevor » Thu Nov 30, 2023 5:33 pm

Here is another.
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Hapag Lloyd » Thu Nov 30, 2023 5:53 pm

Jakubclaret wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 5:05 pm
I think there’s only 1 solitary poster on this forum who I can trust to have a grasp of the english language.
Eddie??
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Volvoclaret » Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:00 pm

One, whom and English.

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Croydon Claret » Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:01 pm

Carn't

Brought instead of bought. When people say they brought something I ask them were did they bring it from?

Top draw, instead of top drawer.

Norty instead of naughty

And my personal favourite, when I was once giving away some pumpkin plants, I was asked if I still had any punpkons left

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by dougcollins » Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:09 pm

So who did the bell toll for?

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Jakubclaret » Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:12 pm

Hapag Lloyd wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 5:53 pm
Eddie??
That's a good guess.

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by evensteadiereddie » Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:15 pm

Damn right, kid.
Read and learn.

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by evensteadiereddie » Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:17 pm

Volvoclaret wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:00 pm
One, whom and English.
Top marks!

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by HahaYeah » Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:18 pm

'Could of' is a bad one, especially from an older person who should know better.
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Volvoclaret » Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:35 pm

evensteadiereddie wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:17 pm
Top marks!
May I have a gold star Sir? 😉

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by evensteadiereddie » Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:50 pm

Only if you put a comma before the "Sir". ;)

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by !aiboforceN » Thu Nov 30, 2023 7:11 pm

Mum (Spades) would have been all over this thread.
A few of her pet peeves:
  • People who say less, when they mean fewer
  • "Different to..." when it should be "different from..."
  • ... and, of course, the abject horror of the misplaced or redundant apostrophe
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by chekhov » Thu Nov 30, 2023 7:41 pm

On a recent RIP thread someone stated that such and such a person had “past away”. The pedant in me wanted to correct them. I refrained, guessing that I’d be accused of being disrespectful and, ahem, a pedant.
On this thread I feel amongst friends.

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Rileybobs » Thu Nov 30, 2023 7:45 pm

‘We was’ or ‘they was’ - see it loads on here and no idea where it comes from as I don’t know anyone who speaks like that.
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by JohnMac » Thu Nov 30, 2023 7:46 pm

Whitgord wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 2:11 pm
I believe that is the American spelling of practising!!??!!
S for Skills
C for anything else

It's common practice to develop by practising football skills.
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by ŽižkovClaret » Thu Nov 30, 2023 8:05 pm

Is anyone else a professional writer?

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by IanMcL » Thu Nov 30, 2023 8:16 pm

chekhov wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 7:41 pm
On a recent RIP thread someone stated that such and such a person had “past away”. The pedant in me wanted to correct them. I refrained, guessing that I’d be accused of being disrespectful and, ahem, a pedant.
On this thread I feel amongst friends.
Would it have been OK if the person had died yesterday?

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Lip » Thu Nov 30, 2023 8:19 pm

evensteadiereddie wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:50 pm
Only if you put a comma before the "Sir". ;)

My Bad ! :)

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Acting Claret » Thu Nov 30, 2023 8:35 pm

Sick or sickth instead of sixth.

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by dougcollins » Thu Nov 30, 2023 9:06 pm

Acting Claret wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 8:35 pm
Sick or sickth instead of sixth.
Radio presenters are trained to say 'sikth' due to sibilance.

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Bosscat » Thu Nov 30, 2023 9:14 pm

dougcollins wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 9:06 pm
Radio presenters are trained to say 'sikth' due to sibilanthe.
Corrected it for you 😉

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by chipbutty » Fri Dec 01, 2023 12:23 am

Since when did "As Well" become one word??
As in "I want some crisps aswell"

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Volvoclaret » Fri Dec 01, 2023 12:30 am

Bosscat wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 9:14 pm
Corrected it for you 😉
Surely, I corrected it for you?

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by tarkys_ears » Fri Dec 01, 2023 12:33 am

Rick_Muller wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 9:53 am
theyre there their.png

That is all
Who is?

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by HunterST_BFC » Fri Dec 01, 2023 2:50 am

Where Were We're Wear Wore War

All pronounced Wor in Lancashire
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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by eastanglianclaret » Fri Dec 01, 2023 6:30 am

In East Anglia many of the locals have a 'pacific' problem pronouncing the word 'specific'. Drives me around the bend!

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Re: Public Information Broadcast - They're There Their

Post by Jakubclaret » Fri Dec 01, 2023 7:21 am

evensteadiereddie wrote:
Thu Nov 30, 2023 6:15 pm
Damn right, kid.
Read and learn.
That's canny marra.

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