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Offline Ylorea

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« on: August 25, 2003, 04:33:34 AM »
Of late I see more and more people complain about the spelling and grammer mistakes that some of us make.

I would never argue that my english (or american for that matter) is perfect. I am pretty sure that I do make mistakes in either of these languages.

Still I would like to ask for some consideration for those that clearly are not native american or english speaking people.

It may be just me, but sometimes I realy feel like asking you to refrain from further such comments until you write dutch (or french) with as little mistakes as the subject of your complaints write their english.

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« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2003, 07:22:18 PM »
I hadn't noticed any complaints for spelling or grammer, except for anyone useing "chat" or "net" or "733T" speak. Anyone useing netspeak gets a swift kick in the shin.

For people who don't speak english a their first language, do you best, don't be afraid to ask for help, and direct complaints from nit-picking zealots who won't just leave you alone to your friendly admins so we can tell them to leave off. Unless you can beat a non english speaker in a essay contest in their first language, shaddup.

 :D Let's play nice now, all.  :D
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« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2003, 09:34:12 PM »
:D Here Here! Agar!
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« Reply #3 on: August 26, 2003, 10:05:15 PM »
Well, I have a feeling that I may be a culprit in this. If so, please dial 1 now.

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