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ALOT of deez threds about gramm3r dont really help because people willz ignor deez lessons.

besides, english is a living language and continues to evolve. personally i think that alot will soon become acceptable much the same way other conventions that were once seen as incorrect have been accepted. so in other words

suck it up ALOT is here to STAY!!
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Next thread suggestion: The difference between you're and your. So fucking annoying when I read in TF "your" refering to you are.
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My biggest pet peeve is "I seen". It's like nails on a chalkboard.

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"should have went" is bad too

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ALOT of deez threds about gramm3r dont really help because people willz ignor deez lessons.

besides, english is a living language and continues to evolve. personally i think that alot will soon become acceptable much the same way other conventions that were once seen as incorrect have been accepted. so in other words

suck it up ALOT is here to STAY!!
This. It looks much better as one word and I get annoyed when my macbook 'corrects' me.
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"should have went" is bad too
Agree. I don't get it either why people keep writing this instead of "should of went".

its vs it's
their vs there vs they're
your vs you're
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"I could care less" vs "I couldn't care less" is the ULTIMATE pet peeve.
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its vs it's
That's one I've struggled with <--- Also, putting prepositions at the end of sentences.

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Agree. I don't get it either why people keep writing this instead of "should of went".

its vs it's
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your vs you're
too vs to
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It should never be "should of".
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It should never be "should of".
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A lot of work still to do for Blu€
Indeed, though "A lot" it's easy to not mistake, two words hello!

I've added two other common mistakes, you guys mentioned, while I was writing it last night I wondered whether you write "Good bye" or "Goodbye"... enlighten me people!


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