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the hairdressers have changed their sign again 4 loobeylou 23/10/08 14:50
Is the floor at my (filthy) local swimming pool 10 loobeylou 21/10/08 20:24
"there" means "over there", "they're" means "they are" and "their" means "belongs to them" 28 loobeylou 21/10/08 20:21
I'm definitely not a regular on this board! Every week though, my child's teacher writes up the week's notices.. 11 Liffey 21/10/08 17:59
Wiped from the value of these companies... 10 misi 21/10/08 00:50
It is not bloody "Scalec-trix" or "Scalex-trix", it is SCALEXTRIC. 24 FlameThrower… 20/10/08 20:46
It's "bored WITH" not "bored OF" isn't it? Or is it either? 7 AllFallDown 20/10/08 15:58
havin a brain storm-come and put me right. 13 AllFallDown 20/10/08 15:53
Unauthorised access 4 JammyOLantern 20/10/08 11:44
I have a dilemma... don't want to come over all Giles Coren, but WWYD? 12 Freckle 19/10/08 22:56
From the Saturday Times - I thought you'd like this: 5 roisin 19/10/08 21:34
An opinion is a fact... 11 BarcodeZebra 18/10/08 21:23
Matt in today's Telegraph 5 JulesJules 18/10/08 12:43
Embrace the 'superior quallity' of this Next jacket... 1 eclectech 17/10/08 22:34
This is going to irritate me every time I open iTunes 5 VintageGardenia 17/10/08 22:06
Boracic lint = skint 3 VintageGardenia 17/10/08 22:05
curiously cinnamon 9 DevilsAdvocaat 17/10/08 20:40
Babysitting Algernon or Babysitting for Algernon? 11 Martianbishop 17/10/08 18:28
So fun! 2 DaphneMoon 17/10/08 13:33
On the BBC news today... 10 sustainablys… 17/10/08 11:37
Food surprised by writers... 6 AMumInScotland 17/10/08 10:53
Kind Regards and Yours Faithfully etc.. 18 grin 17/10/08 10:48
Should have or should of? 37 pofaced 16/10/08 21:55
Baby Changing 3 empressorchid 16/10/08 21:50
What are your views on focussed vs focused and focussing vs focusing.... 14 tearinghairout 16/10/08 21:42
Pin or pin number? 21 DadInsteadofMum 16/10/08 14:24
"OFF OF". Hideous crime against English language. Discuss. 82 Bucharest 16/10/08 09:21
The National Trust 9 Simplysally 15/10/08 22:32
"How do you feel in yourself?" 18 BBBee 15/10/08 21:02
War is comming! 6 Uriel 15/10/08 12:02
Facebook Ads- a haven for pedants 9 littlelapin 15/10/08 11:21
What's the difference between a house and a villa? 2 twentynine 14/10/08 23:33
Dd1 has had her first piece of GCSE English coursework marked, and... 25 BarcodeZebra 14/10/08 22:02
Where the money's gone. 3 MrsBadger 14/10/08 15:30
Gah! Heroes has gone down in my estimation 6 Goldberry 14/10/08 15:26
Help please - referring to surnames as a collective. Apostraphe or not? 8 TheYearOfTheCat 14/10/08 13:58
WAH! Just seen on a Starbucks' napkin... 8 ThreadieKrueger 14/10/08 13:40
A question for the pedants please... 6 Bucharest 14/10/08 13:04
Gee. Ebay is sorry that I experienced an issue.. 16 ThreadieKrueger 13/10/08 09:50
Do you teach your DC to say 'woman' or 'lady'? 69 Slur 12/10/08 09:28
In preparation for the festive season 4 bleurgh 10/10/08 18:21
airplane or aeroplane? 5 hatwoman 10/10/08 14:53
Allowable misspellings 4 Shitehawk 10/10/08 14:52
Nigella Christmas - I can't buy a book with that title 57 Swedes 10/10/08 13:33
Need advice on something that ds1 has brought home from school - thanks! 7 DrZeus 10/10/08 13:01
Calling all pedants... take action now! 8 BecauseImAWitch 10/10/08 11:21
Is the correct way dds or dd's? 7 PigeonPie 09/10/08 22:30
This is my first time in Pedants' corner... but discrete/discreet is really starting to bother me 5 RhinestoneCowghoul 09/10/08 14:41
Different *from* not different *to* 2 streakybacon 09/10/08 12:47
can I / may I 10 LemonyAle 09/10/08 00:51
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