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Grammar Geek [Sep. 11th, 2006|04:12 pm]
Nicodemus
Is it wrong that I was delighted that I got to write this sentence at work?

"This feature change can be effected without affecting the existing code arrangement." (emphasis added)
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[User Picture]From: spazfox
2006-09-11 11:25 pm (UTC)
Hooray!
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[User Picture]From: cass_rising
2006-09-11 11:28 pm (UTC)
If that's wrong, I don't want to be right.
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[User Picture]From: pippinbear
2006-09-11 11:35 pm (UTC)
No, it's not at all wrong in my opinion. I'm glad someone managed to find an excuse for using both those words so close to each other!
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[User Picture]From: 3catsjackson
2006-09-11 11:58 pm (UTC)
There there, they're there, along with their theremin.
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[User Picture]From: mothermonster
2006-09-12 12:01 am (UTC)
It's neat that you got to write it in a non-mental health context.
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[User Picture]From: loranskunky
2006-09-12 01:04 am (UTC)
Oooh, such harse words.
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[User Picture]From: kitelessd
2006-09-12 04:27 am (UTC)

Process Progress

Nuff Said.. LOL
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[User Picture]From: furahi
2006-09-13 04:48 pm (UTC)
Heheh, that's great.
It's so confusing the way some Americans confuse some words, or spelling.
Especially for someone that's used the Internet to polish his English, there have been some misspellings so frequent I have to wonder if what I know is the real spelling or not, like "grammer"; it would seem nobody writes grammar
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[User Picture]From: ankhorite
2006-09-14 06:58 pm (UTC)

Being affected by the effect of good writing...

Once in a while I go into a blue-pencil fit and post a grammar snark.

I cannot help it. It is no affectation to say that my affection for decent writing causes indecent subpar writing to affect me so.

Heh. HehHEHheh. I share your perverse pleasure. Be pleased with yourself, and we'll be pleased vicariously.
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