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    Quote Originally Posted by lambjam View Post
    And what's with. the people. who put random. full stops. throughout their. sentences?
    or the people who clearly believe that grammar is the tool of the devil and as such dont use any at all it actually makes me mentally breathless to read the things that they write i can barely stand to look at it particularly when they start what should clearly be a new sentence or even a new paragraph but they continue on anyway i hate when people use two full stops instead of an ellipses what is two full stops it looks like your fingers accidentally tapped the keyboard twice it isnt a form of grammar at all it is neither a full stop nor an ellipses but i see where youre going with it..i think..


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    Quote Originally Posted by Sian View Post
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    Well I like the whole post but this mostly.
    (First I'm like wtf? Sian is the iPhone queen? Ohhhh!!!!!)

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    The random full stops are the result of the damn iPhone! It puts them in for you at random locations.

    What bothers me are lazy spellers. Come on how hard is it to look up a word in a dictionary if you are unsure of the spelling.

    The one this weekend I saw was defaintly instead of definitely. If they knew anything about words they would know the word comes from the word finite. Aaaah

    I am no intellectual genius but lazy spelling simply makes people look thick in my eyes.


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    Quote Originally Posted by hopefully2 View Post
    The random full stops are the result of the damn iPhone! It puts them in for you at random locations.
    I wouldn't call it random. You must randomly use 2 spaces instead of one. But if the 2 spaces = full stop shortcut bothers you it can be turned off in settings.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mezmerised View Post
    I wouldn't call it random. You must randomly use 2 spaces instead of one. But if the 2 spaces = full stop shortcut bothers you it can be turned off in settings.
    I had no idea there was that shortcut. Ha I just though it was an iPhone blooper. Thanks. Oh my gosh. You are right. Wow. I didn't realize. This is amazing.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Mezmerised View Post
    I wouldn't call it random. You must randomly use 2 spaces instead of one. But if the 2 spaces = full stop shortcut bothers you it can be turned off in settings.
    Wow I just learnt a new iPhone trick!!
    Thank you!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by hopefully2 View Post
    The random full stops are the result of the damn iPhone! It puts them in for you at random locations.
    I had no idea! Thank you

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sian View Post
    I Can Not Understand How People Manage To Type Like This. I Saw A Comment On A Facebook Page Where Someone Did This. I Can Not Even Begin To Fathom How A Person Can Possibly Type Like This On A Regular Basis.

    It's A Lot Of Effort And It Makes My Eyes Bleed!
    I Know Somebody Who Types Every Single Status Like This!

    Why?

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    You are not 'suppose to'.

    You are supposed ​to.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hopefully2 View Post
    The random full stops are the result of the damn iPhone! It puts them in for you at random locations.


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    I'm a bit fussy with those, I always go back and remove the full stops if it accidentally happens (like if I put two spaces and it puts a full stop in for me). I guess you could say it's lazy to leave them in there


 

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