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  1. Subscribersonhouse
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    12 Dec '17 18:101 edit
    http://www.sciencealert.com/people-who-pick-up-grammar-mistakes-jerks-scientists-find?perpetual=yes&limitstart=1

    Come on, who is going to castigate me for calling it Grammer? My OWN Grammer never didπŸ™‚
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    12 Dec '17 18:15
    Nazi's = Nazi is

    You don't need the '
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    12 Dec '17 18:28
    Originally posted by @trev33
    Nazi's = Nazi is

    You don't need the '
    I think you forgot the full stop.
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    12 Dec '17 18:291 edit
    Originally posted by @sonhouse
    http://www.sciencealert.com/people-who-pick-up-grammar-mistakes-jerks-scientists-find?perpetual=yes&limitstart=1

    Come on, who is going to castigate me for calling it Grammer? My OWN Grammer never didπŸ™‚
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  5. Subscribersonhouse
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    12 Dec '17 18:291 edit
    Originally posted by @ghost-of-a-duke
    I think you forgot the full stop.
    πŸ™‚ I rest my cassπŸ™‚
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    Originally posted by @ghost-of-a-duke
    I think you forgot the full stop.
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    12 Dec '17 18:41
    Originally posted by @ghost-of-a-duke
    I think you forgot the full stop.
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  8. SubscriberGhost of a Duke
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    Originally posted by @trev33
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  9. Standard memberwolfgang59
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    12 Dec '17 18:45
    Nazi should be capitalised in the thread title.



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    12 Dec '17 19:45
    Originally posted by @sonhouse
    http://www.sciencealert.com/people-who-pick-up-grammar-mistakes-jerks-scientists-find?perpetual=yes&limitstart=1

    Come on, who is going to castigate me for calling it Grammer? My OWN Grammer never didπŸ™‚
    Grammar mistakes can destroy your credibility as a writer.

    So, who's worse. the "grammer nazi" or the negligent writer?
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    12 Dec '17 20:00
    Originally posted by @handyandy
    Grammar mistakes can destroy your credibility as a writer.

    So, who's worse. the "grammer nazi" or the negligent writer?
    Negligent writer. definition. Someone whose grammar is worse than mine.

    Grammar Nazi. definition. Someone whose grammar is better than mine.
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    12 Dec '17 20:38
    Originally posted by @wolfgang59
    Negligent writer. definition. Someone whose grammar is worse than mine.

    Grammar Nazi. definition. Someone whose grammar is better than mine.
    Yeah but would your grammer say that too? Is she even still alive?
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    12 Dec '17 21:00
    Originally posted by @wolfgang59
    Nazi should be capitalised in the thread title.



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    The word “actually” is both misplaced and unnecessary.
  14. SubscriberGhost of a Duke
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    12 Dec '17 21:06
    Originally posted by @wolfgang59
    Nazi should be capitalised in the thread title.



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    If parentheses or brackets are used at the end of a sentence, the period should be placed outside, as the final punctuation.
  15. Subscribermoonbus
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    12 Dec '17 21:191 edit
    Consult the article linked below regarding capitalization after colons.

    http://data.grammarbook.com/blog/commas/capitalization-with-colons/
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