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Why can no-one on trip advisor spell?

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swedishmum Fri 12-Aug-05 02:12:31

Just checking out this site. I wonder why so few people can spell the name of their resort or simple words like "disappointed". If people can't even spell the local towns it seems fine by me to ignore their opinions. Eg: beautifull! Am I the only one offended by bad English?

fairyfly Fri 12-Aug-05 02:51:04

i knoe what you meen nobody is the cleverest

suzywong Fri 12-Aug-05 05:42:38

no you aren't swedishmum

It makes me furyous

Ladymuck Fri 12-Aug-05 08:24:27

Perhaps it is a reflection of where you are looking on the site? I have to confess that when I've used it recently I haven't found this to be the case, but perhaps those reporting on the sangria and sand type hotels might have a different ability in spelling, whereas the upmarket/business hotels have a different type of cusotmer? You can tell I'm in a snobbish mood this morning...

bossykate Fri 12-Aug-05 08:25:38

well quite, and anyway, should it be trip adviser?

swedishmum Fri 12-Aug-05 10:03:59

Whoops! Mustn't post again when I've been drinking!

bossykate Fri 12-Aug-05 13:22:29

no, swedishmum, that's how the site spells itself, iyswim...!

swedishmum Fri 12-Aug-05 14:21:56

It was a businessy hotel I was looking at - overlooks Mount Visoveus apparently! Just feeling a bit guilty as my ds is dyslexic, but he's always extra careful when emailing etc.

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