Closed Thread
Page 17 of 87 FirstFirst ... 715161718192767 ... LastLast
Results 161 to 170 of 870
  1. #161
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    5,005
    Thanks
    1,052
    Thanked
    3,524
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by BigRedV View Post
    Should add while and whilst to that list!
    So true! I used "whilst" in a work email today and wondered at the time if it sounded silly!

  2. #162
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    my house
    Posts
    18,128
    Thanks
    1,429
    Thanked
    7,706
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 posts
    Into is not always into...

  3. #163
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    NSW
    Posts
    2,110
    Thanks
    92
    Thanked
    773
    Reviews
    5
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    I saw 3 mistakes in 1 book I'm reading

    'Ivy gave me a wide birth.' this made me giggle

    'Appologize' yes it is American so I can deal with the z but the pp?

    There was another but I can't think of it right now

  4. #164
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Adelaide SA
    Posts
    4,843
    Thanks
    716
    Thanked
    733
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Poor ivy. Hope she had painkillers!

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to moongazer For This Useful Post:

    αληθη  (02-04-2013)

  6. #165
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Posts
    264
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    48
    Reviews
    0
    Just popping back to this thread after quite a while to report that at a Mantra Hotel in Melbourne recently, I picked up the breakfast menu (the one you hang on your door knob for room service delivery), and read that I could order 'Eggs Anyway'.

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to Babymay For This Useful Post:

    lambjam  (03-04-2013)

  8. #166
    harvs's Avatar
    harvs is offline Winner 2014 - Spirit of BubHub Award
    Winner 2016 - Member you'd most like to meet
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    10,179
    Thanks
    6,427
    Thanked
    16,391
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Awards:
    Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 9/4/15Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 2/4/15Busiest Member of the Week - week ended 19/3/15Busiest Member of the Week200 Posts in a week
    Quote Originally Posted by Babymay View Post
    Just popping back to this thread after quite a while to report that at a Mantra Hotel in Melbourne recently, I picked up the breakfast menu (the one you hang on your door knob for room service delivery), and read that I could order 'Eggs Anyway'.
    As in, 'well, there's nothing good on this breakfast menu, so I guess I'll just order eggs anyway'? Brilliant!

  9. The Following User Says Thank You to harvs For This Useful Post:

    αληθη  (04-04-2013)

  10. #167
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    4,765
    Thanks
    1,903
    Thanked
    2,790
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    ImageUploadedByThe Bub Hub1365033664.768212.jpg

    *sigh* ad in the local paper. Poor abused apostrophe

  11. #168
    αληθη's Avatar
    αληθη is offline BH name read as Aleethee
    Winner 2012 - One most likely to be hacked by Nomsie
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Posts
    2,961
    Thanks
    3,031
    Thanked
    805
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    In another thread "you have to way up what's best for you and your children"
    My gosh I hope that is sleep deprivation or some sort of brain fart with that poster

    I've also noticed my spelling is getting atrocious with this baby brain. I was writing out lecture notes and tried spelling Spain as Spane. >__<!


    Sent from my talky stick

  12. #169
    αληθη's Avatar
    αληθη is offline BH name read as Aleethee
    Winner 2012 - One most likely to be hacked by Nomsie
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Posts
    2,961
    Thanks
    3,031
    Thanked
    805
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by shelle65 View Post
    Attachment 34435

    *sigh* ad in the local paper. Poor abused apostrophe
    AHHH >__<!


    Sent from my talky stick

  13. #170
    lambjam's Avatar
    lambjam is offline Nitwit! Blubber! Oddment! Tweak!
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Canberra
    Posts
    7,177
    Thanks
    2,062
    Thanked
    4,956
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by αληθη View Post
    In another thread "you have to way up what's best for you and your children"
    My gosh I hope that is sleep deprivation or some sort of brain fart with that poster
    This is the kind of post that gives our beautiful thread a bad reputation! Tread softly and carry a big red pen


 

Similar Threads

  1. Where's the spelling & grammar vent thread gone?!?
    By 4fullstop in forum General Chat
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 01-09-2013, 19:05
  2. Firbank grammar school or Shelford girls grammar school
    By Justmovedmelbourne in forum Preschools and Schools
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 18-03-2013, 21:02
  3. Spelling and Grammar Vent Thread #2
    By Savingfishfromdrowning in forum General Chat
    Replies: 735
    Last Post: 13-02-2013, 21:38

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
GymbaROOGymbaROO offers activities for babies & toddlers in a fun learning centre, focussing on developmental education. ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
Homework - is it necessary?General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
High Natural Killer Cells #9Reproductive Immunology
IVF/FET April & May chatConception & Fertility General Chat
Bullying recoveryWorking Hubbers - Employed
I am... #20General Chat
HelloIntroductions
IVF Babies due Sep/Oct/Nov 2017 #2pregnancy and babies through IVF
REVIEWS
"Pigeon teats rule!"
by Alex
Pigeon PP Wide Neck reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›