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    Quote Originally Posted by Laydeebug View Post
    Must be the day for it today!

    I really don't understand how you can get this one wrong - it is named after its function!
    Maybe it's a close one to deliver?!

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    A friend of mine just used 'then' instead of 'than' on facebook and she is a school teacher...

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    That's one heavy snow pea.

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    Quote Originally Posted by haveheart View Post
    A friend of mine just used 'then' instead of 'than' on facebook and she is a school teacher...
    I wonder if this is sometimes just a typo or autocorrect though? I know I did this on Facebook recently, and my understanding of then/than is quite sound.

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    Auto correct is so annoying...since when I have ever wanted to say 'puck' instead of 'pick'!!!! I always think of the kiwi accent when this happens lol

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    Ahh the things my autocorrect has come up with at times is ridiculous, half of the time it's not even a word!!

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    Agh!! Facebook has hurt my brain yet again...

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    Quote Originally Posted by lambjam View Post
    I wonder if this is sometimes just a typo or autocorrect though? I know I did this on Facebook recently, and my understanding of then/than is quite sound.
    Ah yeah it could be, I always forget about autocorrect!

    I just saw someone write "as a posed" instead of "as opposed" now that can't be autocorrect!

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    My step daughter posted a picture of herself on Facebook and a friend of hers commented "gourges" oh dear lord !!!


 

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