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Please could someone explain to me the difference between adviser and advisor. 8 Janni 03/09/08 19:53
He's 7, he's the son of a pedant, he doesn't seem to remember the difference between there, they're, their .. he will have to be punished 10 oggsfrog 03/09/08 15:59
Where do the apostrophe go ? 5 Basementbear 03/09/08 13:54
To and Too - 4 KerryMum 03/09/08 09:51
Surely it's PLAYGROUND not PARK?? 10 CapricaSix 02/09/08 23:38
If YOUR happy and you know it. On our SCHOOL cd. 15 Mylittlebubble 02/09/08 22:54
plural of PLC? Is it PLC's or PLCs? 5 georgimama 02/09/08 09:12
Private or privately 5 bagsforlife 02/09/08 08:19
Whooohooo 'ten items or less' [itchy teeth] is 35 onebatmother 01/09/08 21:40
At the Hanley Museum today, I almost lost it... 3 pointydog 01/09/08 19:54
To Whom It may Concern......? 5 Tommy 01/09/08 10:01
This should cheer up all you pedants out there ;-) 9 jura 31/08/08 23:49
maths whizzes is this wrong? 20 KatyMac 31/08/08 18:54
Advert for clothes shop in my local paper... 3 squeaver 31/08/08 18:52
clever folks which of these is the odd one out and why? 16 sleepycat 31/08/08 18:31
Words have gender; people have sex 6 ninedragons 30/08/08 11:18
"average quality childcare": I thought better of you mn, I really did. 6 morocco 29/08/08 22:35
Which or what - when? Would one of you please clarify? 14 yogabird 29/08/08 20:32
Thought you pedants might like this news story... 3 schneebly 27/08/08 11:48
I know that this is not really the right place to post this, 6 MmeLindt 26/08/08 20:50
Is it "x years old" or "x years' old"? 9 McDreamy 26/08/08 10:24
Please can we stop calling fairy cakes 'cup cakes'. 32 oi 25/08/08 20:52
Grr - Caption in IOL newpapers.... 2 edam 25/08/08 19:12
D-E-F-I-N-I-T-E-L-Y 30 solo 24/08/08 23:09
D-E-F-I-N-I-T-E-L-Y 2 RustyBear 24/08/08 20:10
Anyone bought the lovely new Fox's new Whipped Creams biscuits? Of course, I wouldn't have if they hadn't been half price, but when I got them home I found... 18 BecauseImWorthIt 24/08/08 08:44
Olympics - In Excess of? 4 MaryAnnSingleton 22/08/08 20:56
Noah and the Whale - pedantic niggle 4 JackieNo 22/08/08 17:05
Actual Signs - Beware this will leave all pedants in a state of shock! 4 TinkerBellesMum 22/08/08 00:00
Olympics - Going to Medal? 26 BarcodeZebra 21/08/08 22:41
America's Most Smartest Top Model 8 BarcodeZebra 21/08/08 20:57
Pedants help me - Oranges... 4 mistypeaks 21/08/08 09:34
Uneven Bars 61 MadBadandDan… 20/08/08 23:06
should it be involved in a project from conception to completion 3 zippitippitoes 20/08/08 22:28
the olympics... has taken on a whole new form? 7 LadyMuck 20/08/08 08:50
Pedants - plaese give me ammunition! Use of "critique" as a verb? I think it sounds ugly and clunky - but is it actually wrong? 11 PeaMcLean 19/08/08 23:05
help should this be practiced or practised 19 TheOldestCat 19/08/08 22:34
Apostrophe: Winnie's and Tigger's muesli, Winnie and Tigger's muesli 4 MmeLindt 19/08/08 21:05
The random use of apostrophe's [sic] in work group e-mails is upsetting me greatly 12 moondog 19/08/08 19:23
Dear Sirs, Dear Madam, Yours faithfully, Kind Regards. Please advise me on the correct usage. 11 SqueakyPop 19/08/08 13:01
Junior magazine 8 LynetteScavo 18/08/08 22:10
Small business? 2 usernametaken 18/08/08 22:06
The letter H - it's 'aitch' not 'haitch' - Grrr 44 PortAndLemon 18/08/08 19:30
Joules Clothing, see me after class... 3 JackieNo 18/08/08 12:28
cbeebies 'more or less legs'?! 9 squeaver 16/08/08 11:47
"For free" - it's wrong isn't it? 13 themoon66 14/08/08 23:36
"It's a big ask" - by every sports commentator on TV 19 Califrau 14/08/08 23:34
Brace yourselves! 14 cornflakegirl 13/08/08 13:50
Me, myself, I 9 Tommy 13/08/08 13:25
'Bannana Fritters' 1 PavlovtheCat 12/08/08 21:05
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