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    I always remember that "practice" is the noun because it has "ice" (ie a noun) at the end.

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    Practice/practise is like advice and advise

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    I always remember that "A Country Practice" didn't have an s in it. And Country starts with a c.

    Yes, I am old.

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    My mum taught me to say the sentence using 'dinner' for practice and 'eat' for practise. So, 'I must dinner my piano' doesn't make sense, but 'I must eat my piano' does (well, sort of). Therefore 'I must practise my piano' is correct. But then you still have to remember which is which. Sigh.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mrsharvey View Post
    My mum taught me to say the sentence using 'dinner' for practice and 'eat' for practise. So, 'I must dinner my piano' doesn't make sense, but 'I must eat my piano' does (well, sort of). Therefore 'I must practise my piano' is correct. But then you still have to remember which is which. Sigh.
    That made my brain hurt a little lol

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    I can't get the link right now, but check out David Mitchell's Soapbox on You Tube - particularly 'Dear America...'


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    The next person I see on FB who uses the phrase 'My bad!' and is also over the age of 30 is going to get a smack. With a bat.

    What does that even mean?

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    Supposabley. Wtf??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Atropos View Post
    Supposabley. Wtf??
    That was on a Friends episode and I think it's confused everyone for ever!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Atropos View Post
    Supposabley. Wtf??
    Supposable is actually a word! It just doesn't mean what most people seem to want it to.

    Irregardless is one that makes me stabby.

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