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    I hate when businesses deliberately spell things wrong. Yesterday I saw a shop down the gold coast that was a "booteek". Ugh. And there's a coffee shop near us that uses "k" instead of "c", for example Kora's Koffees and Kakes. I won't shop there out of principle.

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    Quote Originally Posted by theoneandonlyem View Post
    I hate when businesses deliberately spell things wrong. Yesterday I saw a shop down the gold coast that was a "booteek". Ugh. And there's a coffee shop near us that uses "k" instead of "c", for example Kora's Koffees and Kakes. I won't shop there out of principle.
    Going with that theme shouldn't it be I'm not shopping their out of principal!!!! ;-)

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    I get incredibly frustrated when I see grammatical errors in the paper or advertisements. A journalist or copywriter should get it right as words are their business!

    One I see often is the misuse of enquiry/inquiry. Gah!

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    Quote Originally Posted by grumpybump View Post
    I get incredibly frustrated when I see grammatical errors in the paper or advertisements. A journalist or copywriter should get it right as words are their business!

    One I see often is the misuse of enquiry/inquiry. Gah!
    Or a rather large certain online blog/news website who never proof read, and their articles and headlines are constantly full of spelling and grammatical errors


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    Quote Originally Posted by theoneandonlyem View Post
    I hate when businesses deliberately spell things wrong. Yesterday I saw a shop down the gold coast that was a "booteek". Ugh. And there's a coffee shop near us that uses "k" instead of "c", for example Kora's Koffees and Kakes. I won't shop there out of principle.
    There was an engraver where I used to live and it was called Persinality Engravers. On principle I would not use them because if they cant spell their own name right, what hope do they have of engraving an item correctly.
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