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    They're also pronounced differently. Wont like "want" and won't like "don't".

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    Quote Originally Posted by CakeyMumma View Post
    Wont is a reference to behaviour. Similar meaning to accustomed.

    Won't is a contraction of will not.
    As in "wonton behaviour"? (Or is that a Chinese entrée?).
    I think I get it

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    As in 'my son is wont to tantrum now that he is three'...

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    Quote Originally Posted by J37 View Post
    As in "wonton behaviour"? (Or is that a Chinese entrée?).
    I think I get it

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    That's wanton behaviour. Different again.

    Wontons are delicious. That's all I know about them.

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    Quote Originally Posted by harvs View Post
    As in 'my son is wont to tantrum now that he is three'...
    As in "mummy is going to neck a bottle of wine after dealing with tantrums all day, as is her wont"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Moxy View Post
    As in "mummy is going to neck a bottle of wine after dealing with tantrums all day, as is her wont"
    I hear you sister!...I have a 2-year-old.

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    On that note it cracks me up when I buy wonton wrappers and they say 'wanton wrappers'. I'm always like "Oh you saucy wrappers, you."

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    Don't ask me why but I thought of @harvs with this one.

    Eta: it's the grammar that made me think of her not the intent.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DesperatelySeekingSleep View Post
    Don't ask me why but I thought of @harvs with this one.

    Eta: it's the grammar that made me think of her not the intent.
    Don't lie!!!

    It was the hemp leaf crop top. I know it.

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