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    On a local buy/swap/sell page this morning was a listing for a 'mercedez bench' motorised kids car.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Degrassi View Post
    On a local buy/swap/sell page this morning was a listing for a 'mercedez bench' motorised kids car.
    Is it up on bricks maybe?

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    Ok, help needed. While camping this weekend I saw a sign that said 'No parking, Busses only'.

    I would have spelt it buses, but then I went to dictionary.com and it said that busses is also a plural of bus. I have never sent it written that way before, any thoughts?

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    Just now on Facebook, someone has put up a photo of a "praying mantis". It took all of my willpower to not reply with a smarty response

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    Quote Originally Posted by bluemarlin View Post
    Just now on Facebook, someone has put up a photo of a "praying mantis". It took all of my willpower to not reply with a smarty response
    I don't get it? Please explain

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    Quote Originally Posted by bluemarlin View Post
    Just now on Facebook, someone has put up a photo of a "praying mantis". It took all of my willpower to not reply with a smarty response
    Why? Is the pic of something else?

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    Quote Originally Posted by bluemarlin View Post
    Just now on Facebook, someone has put up a photo of a "praying mantis". It took all of my willpower to not reply with a smarty response
    Was it not a praying mantis?

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    I would have written it as preying mantis as well, but it is in fact praying

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    I saw a rant on fb the other day full of grammatical errors, the funniest being 'garren tea' (guarantee)!

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    Are we sure? Does it not "prey"?
    Looks like I have to hide in a corner and eat my words


 

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