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    Quote Originally Posted by HollyGolightly View Post
    I didn't know that!
    Yep

    From Wikipedia:

    "The phrase hear him, hear him! was used in Parliament from late in the 17th century, and was reduced to hear! or hear, hear! by the late 18th century."

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    Quote Originally Posted by HollyGolightly View Post
    I didn't know that!
    I think many people don't... it shall be July's tip

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    I have a text speak one. Obviously text speak is frustrating at the best of times, but this particular shortening irks me.

    UR for your. I think, unless you are shortening you're, it should be YR.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NancyBlackett View Post
    I have a text speak one. Obviously text speak is frustrating at the best of times, but this particular shortening irks me.

    UR for your. I think, unless you are shortening you're, it should be YR.
    This reminds me of how I hate it when people write "yer" instead of "yes". Erm... how is that quicker? Or if you simply must use some kind of slang, couldn't you write "yeah" or "yeh"?

    Honestly, who actually says "yer"?

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    It's like girlz or coz.

    Why?

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    Quote Originally Posted by NancyBlackett View Post
    It's like girlz or coz.

    Why?
    Coz that's the kewl way 2 say it, yer?

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    Does anybody here need some piece of mind? Dibs on the amygdala.

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    Lambjam, love the tip

    Dis custed is goooood.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lambjam View Post
    OMG thank you for this!! Hilarious!

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