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    'I just SEEN' is not correct!
    'I just SAW' will not make me angry, so please use it!

    I hate trying to read a post when it makes no sense, words spelt wrong, no punctuation used etc. Makes it hell and I tend not to bother responding.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Girl X View Post
    And it makes me question how good the chef / restaurant is too. Doesn't matter for casual places, but it did put me off one restaurant that was supposed to be a nicer one. (I admit to being as much a foodie as I am a... erm... 'spell-y'...)
    Yes, I do agree with you there I'm a foodie and a spell-y too

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    Just a point, some of the best chefs are also completely illiterate. Many regular chefs are somewhat illiterate. It's a really common trait within the industry. It doesn't make them worse cooks but can explain why they have a 'practical' job rather than in an office, for example.

    Another point - often the chef provides the menu on a scrap of paper to the owner or front of house manager or other employee, who is the person responsible for printing/typing - and often mistakes end up happening there.

    My point for the foodie in you - don't equate bad spelling on a menu to a bad chef it does annoy me in general but not in the same way you explain about questioning the capabilities/quality control etc of the restaurant itself.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mimsie View Post
    Just a point, some of the best chefs are also completely illiterate. Many regular chefs are somewhat illiterate. It's a really common trait within the industry. It doesn't make them worse cooks but can explain why they have a 'practical' job rather than in an office, for example.

    Another point - often the chef provides the menu on a scrap of paper to the owner or front of house manager or other employee, who is the person responsible for printing/typing - and often mistakes end up happening there.

    My point for the foodie in you - don't equate bad spelling on a menu to a bad chef it does annoy me in general but not in the same way you explain about questioning the capabilities/quality control etc of the restaurant itself.
    I agree, but can't help it! To my mind a good restaurant has good marketing / pr too. I agree with what you're saying though

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    Saw on ebay some "mogasines" for sale... (moccasins)...

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    Quote Originally Posted by saltygirl View Post
    Saw on ebay some "mogasines" for sale... (moccasins)...

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    I'm so glad you clarified what the word was meant to be....I would never have guessed that without the picture! My goodness me.

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    The BH iPhone app has 'favorites' instead of 'favourites'.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mezmerised View Post
    The BH iPhone app has 'favorites' instead of 'favourites'.
    The iPhone is always changing my spellings of behaviour, favourite, colour etc to the American spelling where they drop the u. I always change it back but the bloody phone still wins because it then mocks me with a big, fat, red underline :$ grrrr


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