Seriously... why can I not spell it?!?
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08-08-2014, 12:16 PM
RE: Seriously... why can I not spell it?!?
(08-08-2014 10:36 AM)jockmcdock Wrote:  
(07-08-2014 01:35 PM)ClydeLee Wrote:  I would blame the grammar school programming of false spelling lessons like I before E except after C. . . Yet there's a whole lot of other exceptions especially with words from other languages, which English is full of.

It's so bad that English even has the saying "The exception proves the rule". No, actually it proves it wrong!!

Actually, 'prove' in that saying means 'test', not confirm; e.g. 'proving ground'.

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08-08-2014, 12:19 PM
RE: Seriously... why can I not spell it?!?
(07-08-2014 01:48 PM)dancefortwo Wrote:  I am, without a doubt, the WORST speller on the planet.

Nah, I'm pretty sure that honor goes to kunoxian drive.

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