Paula's Place

Paula's Place

Friday, 21 March 2014

Grammar School

So,~ "How many Pedants does it take to change a light bulb?"... "Well actually that would be replace a light bulb."

Last night I saw one of my friends who (no doubt) assiduously reads Paula's Place every night, and he had a complaint!    I had made a slip!   My tag line above did not have a capital G for Gardener!   I have now corrected that.    But it makes me think.......

I get infuriated when I see, all too often, "your" instead of "you're"; or There, Their and They're used interchangeably, and of course there are many, many others.

I suspect that this is just a symptom of a more general intolerance, something Paul has a much greater stock of than Paula
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