maggiefisher

Joined: March 5, 2009  (email not validated)

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Texted

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Re: Texted  •  August 6, 2009, 9:29am  •  21 votes

Thanks to all, appreciate the input, most of which I agree with. "texted" pronounced "tex ed" just doesnt sound right, why cant they just say "texted" with emphasis on the 'ed' part is what I'm now th

Re: Writing out percentages correctly  •  March 5, 2009, 7:59am  •  0 vote

Always done it: 39 percent, no matter what the numerical value, in some instances a paper may call for it to be thirty-nine (39%) percent also but that's really old old old legal-ese stuff

Re: Percents or Percentages  •  March 5, 2009, 7:56am  •  0 vote

Tessa, know this is way past your due date but why not say "the total percentage was not 100...

Re: Space After Period  •  March 5, 2009, 7:53am  •  0 vote

In the very old days before computers, before electric typewriters, before printing probably, one was taught to put two spaces after a period at the end of a sentence. No one could really say why exce

Re: Sleep / Asleep  •  March 5, 2009, 7:47am  •  0 vote

Why would anyone say this like this? Perhaps use the word "sleeping" instead....or "asleep" as you suggest, but if they are saying it way you explained, wrong wrong wrong.