Talk

Advanced search

To think that I am right? Resolve an argument for me please, MN <flutters eyelashes>

(111 Posts)
FuckOffChunk Thu 13-Feb-14 11:54:36

Regular under namechange as I am hoping to use this thread as a weapon. wink

If you are saying that you find someone attractive, despite the fact that they have a face like a busted bag of spanners, do you say "I see past your looks" or "I see passed your looks"?

I will tell you which one I think is right when you tell me what you all think. wink flowers

IDugUpADiamond Thu 13-Feb-14 11:57:41

I see past your looks

PuppyMonkey Thu 13-Feb-14 11:58:19

Past

Shinyshinyface Thu 13-Feb-14 11:58:33

Past!

PoirotsMoustache Thu 13-Feb-14 11:58:34

I see past your looks.

Passed means 'went by' or 'overtook'.

Iworrymyselftosleep Thu 13-Feb-14 12:00:07

Past!

MeepMeepVrooooom Thu 13-Feb-14 12:00:12

Past

FuckOffChunk Thu 13-Feb-14 12:00:43

Thank you, ladies. It is looking good for me so far.

Basically, I've caught the offender out and they are trying to tell me that either is acceptable. I say it is not acceptable. <gavel>

bellybuttonfairy Thu 13-Feb-14 12:00:44

Past

ViviPru Thu 13-Feb-14 12:01:06

Is this a trick question??

Can we play a game of fill in the blank?

"I see xxxxxx* passed your looks"

*the ugliness radar mistakenly

DustyBaubles Thu 13-Feb-14 12:02:37

Past - but don't EVER actually say it shock

FuckOffChunk Thu 13-Feb-14 12:02:39

No, no. Not a trick question. Someone out there is actually THIS stupid. grin

MaxPepsi Thu 13-Feb-14 12:02:53

Past

SPsMrLoverManSHABBA Thu 13-Feb-14 12:02:54

I have this problem! I can never work out which past/passed to use

scarletforya Thu 13-Feb-14 12:03:29

Past

FuckOffChunk Thu 13-Feb-14 12:03:38

It is past in this case, SP. wink

Dahlen Thu 13-Feb-14 12:04:09

past

Icelollycraving Thu 13-Feb-14 12:05:02

Past. No one ever wants to hear it though!

whichdidyouchoose Thu 13-Feb-14 12:05:36

Good to see this attempt at at a name change is more successful than your last but your obsession with bodily functions gives you away.

SauceForTheGander Thu 13-Feb-14 12:05:55

Past

Passed would never be right surely? <doubts self> *

* I didn't sleep last night, brain easily confused

FuckOffChunk Thu 13-Feb-14 12:09:04

Excuse me, wdyc? confused

Catsmamma Thu 13-Feb-14 12:09:15

passed is a verb and past is a ...ummm, welll....a errrrrr.... is NOT a verb.

past is describing the seeing. so passed would NEVER be right.

whichdidyouchoose Thu 13-Feb-14 12:22:16

You are excused "FuckOffChunk", what a spectacularly crude and vulgar name much like your other ones.

FuckOffChunk Thu 13-Feb-14 12:24:10

Ooooooooooooook. hmm confused

SPsMrLoverManSHABBA Thu 13-Feb-14 12:25:14

What's going on?!

Can no thread on MN bring drama

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now